updated 07/28/2010 AT 2:00 PM ET
•originally published 07/28/2010 AT 3:10 PM ET
But the highly coveted role of Lisbeth Salander, the punky math genius and computer hacker in Stieg Larsson’s best-selling mystery novel, won’t be going to a familiar face in Hollywood.
Natalie Portman, Ellen Page and Carey Mulligan were rumored to be front-runners – and PEOPLE.com readers voted for casting Kristen Stewart in the role. But, according to an Entertainment Weekly report, four relatively unknown actresses are actually up for the role. They are: