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Hugh Jackman no longer in talks for 'Snow White'

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The hunt for Snow White’s huntsman continues: Just one week after Universal offered Hugh Jackman the role of the huntsman in Snow White and the Huntsman, EW has confirmed that the actor (recently with some free time on his hands due to the delay of The Wolverine) is no longer in talks for the role.

Viggo Mortensen was originally in negotiations for the part in the Rupert Sanders-directed film — which has an offer out to Kristen Stewart to play Snow White, and Charlize Theron in place to play the Evil Queen — but parted ways in late March.

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