Blake Lively For Oliver Stone's Savages?

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Writer/director Oliver Stone is apparently hoping to get Green Lantern and Gossip Girl star Blake Lively for the female lead in Savages, according to Variety.

The film, based on the book by Don Winslow, follows two friends from Laguna Beach, who share the same girlfriend and a pot-growing business.  They grow and distribute the best quality weed in the world.  When they resist being threatened by a Mexican drug cartel, their girlfriend is kidnapped and the ransom is huge!  They hatch a plan to get her back and get revenge on the drug cartel.

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Aaron Johnson and Taylor Kitsch are in talks to play the two friends, while Lively would play the role of the kidnapped girlfriend.  Benicio del Toro is also in negotiations for a role in the film.

According to Variety, Lively has also been in talks to play the role of Glinda, the Good Witch, in Sam Raimi's Oz, the Great and Powerful

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Oliver Stone has become known as a master of controversial subjects and a legendary film maker. His films are filled with a variety of film angles and styles, he pushes his actors to give Oscar-worthy performances, and despite his failures, has always returned to success.

He is a three-time Oscar winner, and although he has mostly been stung by critics about his films, he remains a well-known name today in the film industry. His directed films have been nominated for 31 Academy Awards, including eight for acting, six for screen writing, and three for directing. Stone has cemented himself a position among the legends of Hollywood.


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