The Random Spiel: February 27th 2007

Steven Spielberg tells Fox 411 that shooting on “Indiana Jones IV” will begin on June 18th.

– Matt Damon, Adrien Brody and Gary Sinise are the faves for playing Kirk, Spock and McCoy respectively in “Star Trek XI” says IGN.

– The final “Spider-Man 3” trailer will air during next week’s episode of “Heroes”

– At present J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof have optioned the “Dark Tower”, but that’s all that has happened so far says Stephen King.

– Kevin Smith indicates he’s shooting a comedy this winter and then a horror film immediately after.

– A first look at the Michael Myers mask from the upcoming “Halloween” remake.

– “The Incredible Hulk” is scheduled for a four-month shoot in Toronto this Summer.

– A car chase scene for “The Bourne Ultimatum” will be shot along South and Dover Sts. and Peck Slip in New York City on St. Patrick’s Day weekend.

– Posters for Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Skinwalkers, Hostel Part II, Final Run, Halloween, After.Life.

– Gerard Butler held a 30 minute conference call with five of his fan sites and the transcript is now up.- The producers behind the upcoming comic adaptation of “The Spirit” talk about their plans to UK IGN.

– Alfred Gough talks about his script draft of “Iron Man”and adaptation of Disney ride “Jungle Cruise” into a film.

– The first photo from the set of Stephen King’s “The Mist” adaptation.

– Wes Bentley recently confirmed that he is in talks to record a commentary for the American Beauty: 10th Anniversary DVD.

– Michael Bay indicates he might be interested in taking on directing duties on “Bad Boys III”.

– Having handed the directing reigns of ‘Le Cercle Rouge’ over to Johnny To, John Woo confirms that he’s set to direct the remake of the French psychological thriller “Adieu L’ami”.

– “Wanted” creator Mark Millar has posted an update about Universal Pictures’ adaptation of his graphic novel and the 30 minutes of director Timur Bekmambetov’s pre-vis footage (rough CG versions of sequences) he got to see.

– Details are out on the storyline for the upcoming “Lake Placid” direct to video sequel.