Kilmer's Deja Vu Does Matter

By Garth Franklin Friday January 27th 2006 11:12PM

Val Kilmer will star back to back in the Tony Scott-directed "Deja Vu," and then opposite Meryl Streep in "Dark Matter" reports Variety.

First up is the Disney drama "Deja Vu" in which Kilmer and Denzel Washington play FBI agents who get the opportunity to step back in time to stop a terrorist from blowing up a ferry. Feature will shoot early next month in New Orleans, Jim Caviezel and Paula Patton also star.

Kilmer follows that by joining Streep in "Dark Matter," a fact-based pic directed by Chen Shi-Zheng. Drama is about a Chinese university student who reacts violently when his chances for a Nobel Prize are dashed by school politics. Liu Ye plays the student.