Johnny Depp has inked a deal to play 16th-century poet and playwright Christopher Marlowe in the $20 million film, Marlowe, The Hollywood Reporter says... The trade paper also reports that Chris Rock is being wooed to star in the Miramax flick Mr. Etiquette, the story of a New York tour guide who tries to win back his girlfriend by embarking on a crusade to transform the city’s rude residents into respectful citizens... The WB has picked up its sci-fi soap Roswell for the rest of the season, Variety reports. — Michael Ausiello