Directors Chair: America, Grudge, X

“Gena Rowlands revealed on the ITV show ‘This Morning’ that her son Nick Cassavetes (“The Notebook”) was originally going to direct an “Iron Man” movie… he’s now instead thinking of doing “Captain America” for Marvel Studios…” (full details)

“Toby Wilkins (“Splinter”) will direct “The Grudge 3″ for Ghost House Pictures with shooting expected to start in January. Wilkins takes over from Takashi Shimizu, who helmed the second outing…” (full details)

“”The X-Files 2″ is tentatively set to go before the camera in December, with Carter directing, based on a script he wrote with veteran X-Files writer-producer Frank Spotnitz. Duchovny will reprise his role as FBI Special Agent Fox Mulder, and Anderson will return as Special Agent Dana Scully…” (full details)