Plus: George Lucas wants to screw around with the entire 'Star Wars' series. Again.
Plus: Tricia Helfer gets a new series, and Chris Carter's already working on a new movie.
Plus: New projects for Ben Kingsley, Samantha Morton, Josh Hartnett, Eva Mendes, and Woody Harrelson.
Plus Seth Green, Philip Glass, and "the original MILF hunter," Sigmund Freud.
Ratner on Hef: Director Brett Ratner will direct Playboy, a biopic of Hugh Hefner, for Universal. Brian Grazer's Imagine will produce, and John Hoffman is writing. Ratner's first-ever visit to the Playboy Mansion last week convinced the aging Hef that the auteur behind Rush Hour was the man to tell the story of Playboy's part in the cultural revolutions of the sixties. We just hope Ratner remembers to put boobs in it! [Variety]