The Dailies: January 9, 2008

Sit back, relax, and enjoy a hot steaming cup of our links of the day, back again with news on Kate Winslet, Paul Bettany, Brendan Fraser, and more.

- Brendan Fraser journeys to the center of the Earth…in 3D! First poster for summer flick appears online. (Cinematical)

- Dakota's daddy: Paul Bettany joins cast of "The Secret Life of Bees" alongside elder Fanning. (Hollywood Reporter)

- Talk about trading up. Kate Winslet replaces Nicole Kidman in "The Reader." Story centers on a teen who falls for an older woman in post-war Germany. (Variety)

- P.T. Anderson, The Coens, Sean Penn, Tony Gilroy, and Julian Schnabel five nominees for DGA's Best Director Award. (Hollywood-Elsewhere)

- Way to rock that revolutionary garb Mr. Rockwell. First images of "Choke," from author Chuck "Fight Club" Palahniuk surface. (Collider)