The Dailies: September 13, 2007

The week’s nearly over, but Hollywood isn’t slowing down. Today, news on Naomi Watts, Ricky Gervais, Cillian Murphy and more.

– Naomi Watts wants a movie that’s for “The Birds,” still interested in Hitchcock remake. (Shock Till You Drop)

– Scarecrow and Scarface together at last: Cillian Murphy joins Al Pacino’s “Dali and I: The Surreal Story.” (Hollywood Reporter)

– Hollywood memo full of juicy tidbits about movies being fast-tracked before next year’s strike. (ComingSoon)

– This makes us ecstatic, no lie: Ricky Gervais to star in “This Side of Truth,” a comedy he co-wrote and will direct about the only man in the world who can fib. (Variety)

– George A. Romero has plans for a sixth zombie film. (Bloody-Disgusting)