The film's production in Sweden is delayed as Mara recovers from a shoulder injury

By Eunice Oh
Updated September 22, 2010 01:55 PM
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Rooney Mara, who is playing Lisbeth Salander in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, injured her shoulder on the film’s set in Sweden, according to a local report.

Production has been delayed while Mara, 25, recovers in the hospital. The actress was spotted in a rehab session, according to Swedish news outlet Nojes Bladet.

Mara, a New York-born actress who appeared in A Nightmare on Elm Street and next stars in The Social Network, plays the punky computer hacker in the Hollywood version of Stieg Larsson’s best-selling novel.