The Random Spiel: January 21st 2007

A script review is out for Steven Soderbergh’s “The Argentine”, the first of the Soderbergh films on Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara.

-The first footage from Baz Luhrmann’s “Australia” screened in LA last week, click here for further details.

-Zach Braff’s next film “Fast Track” is being retitled to the more appropriate “The Ex”

-“We are currently negotiating with Jared [Padalecki]’s people for full-frontal nudity, and I think it’s going to work out nicely” said “Supernatural” creator Eric Kripke to E! Online. Millions now hope he wasn’t joking.

-Adrienne Barbeau, Clint Howard, Courtney Gains and Daryl Sabara have all joined the cast of Rob Zombie’s “Halloween” remake.

-“Battlestar Galactica” producer David Weddle talks about the second half of the season and some spoilery material regarding a death.

-A swell new photo of Harry on Platform 9 3/4 in “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”.

-A special effects assistant was critically injured last Thursday on the set of “Charlie Wilson’s War” after a simulated stinger missile exploded.

-Jill Wagner (“Blade The Series”) has confirmed she met with Silver Pictures about several projects and Wonder Woman was one of them.

-“In a nutshell: DRM’s sole purpose is to maximize revenues by minimizing your rights so that they can sell them back to you” says an Ars Technica scoop.

-The first pictures of James Wan’s “Dead Silence” are online – puppets look very creepy, Kwanten looks very shaggable.

-An official site is up for animated feature film of “Dragons of Autumn Twilight” – the first “Dragonlance” feature.

-People can choose from six different cards and add their friends faces in them for the upcoming Eddie Murphy comedy “Norbit”.

-The first photo from the “Werewolf Women of the SS” faux trailer in “Grindhouse”.

-The poster art is out for the Michael Douglas/Evan Rachel Wood drama “King of California”.

-John Mayer has a clever suggestion to stop the whole “Grey’s Anatomy” gay slur controversy that still is hitting the headlines.