It's a sad, sad day for fanboys everywhere. According to the
has bailed on Warner Bros. Pictures'
feature. "I had a take on the film that, well, nobody liked," he wrote on www.whedonesque.com. "[The suits and I] just saw different movies.... nonsympatico. It happens all the time." Bah! At this rate, when that pic finally gets made, Lauren Graham's gonna be too, er, mature to play the (other) part she was born to play. (Oh, and at least one
.) Next up for Whedon is the thriller
, which he's directing for Universal.
In other comic-book/feature news, WB Pictures has signed
Night at the Museum
to take over its adaptation of
, which is hardly as good as
, but hey, it's something.
Monday's Today's News was written by Ben Katner.