First Pic of Nicole Kidman from "His Dark Materials"

Of all the new and impending fantasy flicks out there, Chris Weitz's adaptation of Philip Pullman's "His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass" has to be one of the most hotly-anticipated. And now, to act as proof that the flick is actually being made, we have our very first official snapshot from the set.

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"Based on the bestselling Philip Pullman novels, the "His Dark Materials" trilogy is comprised of "The Golden Compass," "The Subtle Knife" and "The Amber Spyglass". It revolves around a young girl (Lyra) who travels to the far north to save her best friend. Along the way she encounters shape-shifting creatures, witches, and a variety of otherworldly characters in parallel universes."

"The Golden Compass" opens in December of 2007.



Brian Lorenzo

in the backround, the guy sitting there looks lke Dennis Hopper

Oct 31 - 12:14 PM


geoff cram

[b]not the first picture of Nicole[/b]
...but it is the first picture of Lyra (Dakota), loads of Nicole pics are linked through here

Oct 31 - 02:01 PM



Thank goodness they're adapting some good books too.

Oct 31 - 07:05 PM


Nancy Elizabeth

She's so perfect for this role. It gives me warm fuzzies.

Oct 31 - 08:20 PM


Katie Teasdale

I loved this trilogy. so eerie and compelling. im not a huge fan of Nicoles but even i think she looks and will be perfect for the film.
Roll on !!!

Nov 1 - 09:40 AM


Joshua Goodloe

I will see the movie before I read the book that way if it gets totally butchered I will be none the wiser.

Nov 2 - 01:29 AM

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