News Shorts: September 22nd 2008

“Despite Samuel L. Jackson claiming to have had talks with Quentin Tarantino about the role of Marcel, a French movie theater projectionist in QT’s upcoming WW2 flick “Inglorious Bastards”, it has gone to Jacky Ido…” (full details)

“Anne Hathaway re-affirmed her commitment to a “Get Smart” sequel this week – “I would love to do a second one, but I haven’t heard if we’re going to. I hope we get to”…” (full details)

“After comedies about soccer, ice skating, NASCAR and basketball – Will Ferrell says he’s done with doing any more sports-themed comedies…” (full details)

“Paramore will contribute two new songs to the “Twilight” soundtrack, not a surprise as frontwoman Hayley Williams is an avowed “Twilight” fanatic…” (full details)

“Kevin Smith was co-host on the Cinema Blend podcast this week and spoke of his upcoming projects “Red State”, “Zack and Miri Make a Porno” and his sci-fi feature…” (full details)

“Frank Miller was in Rome presenting new scenes of “The Spirit” recently and says he’s “very close to begin Sin City 2 with Robert Rodriguez”…” (full details)

“DJ Caruso (“Eagle Eye,” “Disturbia”) talks about his plans for the film adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s “Y: The Last Man” comic…” (full details)