I mean, have you seen her in red lipstick?

By Maria Yagoda
January 07, 2016 11:35 AM
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Emma Stone is reportedly in talks to play the devilishly chic Disney villain Cruella de Vil in an upcoming origin story, reports Entertainment Weekly.

The live-action movie reimagines the 101 Dalmatians character and dives into her complicated back story, much like the film Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie. Glenn Close played Cruella in the 1996 live-action reboot, and we think Stone is the perfect choice for this villain-focused version.

Here are five reasons – of thousands – why Stone was born for the role of Cruella de Vil.

1. She has the cheekbones for it.

Both Cruella and Stone have gorgeously defined cheekbones.

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2. She can rock a red lip.

Let’s be honest: Half of this role is wearing red lipstick.

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3. She has the droll, perfectly deadpan sense of humor.

Stone can also work RBF in the best way possible.

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4. Girl has the acting chops.

We can’t see Stone as evil – she typically plays the smart, sassy-but-good-hearted type – but we know she has the acting chops to play an entirely different kind of character. Even a puppy killer.

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5. She has all the attitude.

We can totally imagine Stone delivering this classic, sassy Cruella de Vil line: “We lose more women to marriage than war, famine and disease.”

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In conclusion: Please, please, please let this happen. Please.

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