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Isabelle Fuhrman’s the Face of Evil in ‘Orphan’

July 23, 2009

“If America hates me, I’ve done my job,” says Isabelle Fuhrman, the child star of Friday’s “The Orphan.” Fuhrman plays 9-year-old Esther, a somber, disturbed little girl whose malicious nature is unleashed on her adoptive parents, played by Vera Farmiga and Peter Sarsgaard. The film has raised the ire of adoption advocates, who claim evil little Esther gives orphans a bad name.

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