Joey King Joins 'Oz, The Great and Powerful'

Joey King Joins 'Oz, The Great and Powerful'

Joey King is just raking in the roles!

In addition to landing a role in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, it was also just announced that the 11-year-old actress will be starring opposite James Franco in Oz, The Great and Powerful.

Variety reports that Joey will play China Girl, a young character made of porcelain whose family has been destroyed by the villainous Evanora (Rachel Weisz).

James, who plays the wizard, takes pity on China Girl and becomes a bit of a surrogate father.

Oz, The Great and Powerful is set to hit theaters on March 8th, 2013.

Congrats, Joey!

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3 Comments

#1
good-one @ 8:27 pm on 05/27/2011

I bet they love her in London, where she arrived not very long ago.

http://www.showblitz.com/2011/05/king-crowned-for-oz-role.html

#2
Ella @ 5:45 am on 05/28/2011

She really looks like Selena.

#3
Massie @ 10:33 pm on 05/28/2011

YAY! can’t wait.

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