Snoopy Dogg's in the movie house.
The film, written by Singleton, is about a young man (Tyrese) who fathers a child but refuses to accept the responsibility of adulthood. Gooding will play his older brother; Henson will play the character's girlfriend; and Snoop will play her ex-boyfriend.
GUY DOES 'TIME': The Reporter says that Guy Pearce, who you might or might not remember as a soldier in "Rules of Engagement," is in talks to star in the adaptation of H.G. Wells' classic "The Time Machine."
CELESTIAL PROPHECY: Laura Linney's star is looking brighter. Fresh off her breakthrough role in the drama "You Can Count on Me," the actress is in discussions to co-star with Richard Gere in the supernatural tale "The Mothman Prophecies," Daily Variety reports.
'WORD' UP: Brittany Murphy, who played Tai in "Clueless" and one of the girls in "Girl, Interrupted," will move into the limelight to star alongside Michael Douglas in "Don't Say a Word," the Reporter says. The story is about a New York psychiatrist (Douglas) who is forced to treat a mental patient (Murphy) in order to save his kidnapped daughter.