Clints Bits – 1/7

Freddy, Jason, T-800, Jack Bauer, Ellen Ripley, Blade, Jo from "Big Brother". All amongst the bits on offer today.

  • Zentertainment reports that Season 2 of “24” will hit DVD in the states, September 23. It’ll include all 24 episodes, 44 deleted scenes, alternate endings, commentaries, and assorted making-of featurettes.

  • Coming Soon reports that several new scenes are being added to the “Alien Resurrection” DVD that’ll be included as part of the “Alien Quadrilogy” 9 Disc-DVD set.

  • The Hollywood Reporter says Scott Foley has been asked back to TV’s “Scrubs” next season. Foley is set to reprise his role as a fumbling, insecure patient who developed a crush on his doctor, Elliot Reid (Sarah Chalke).

  • Ed Begley Jr filled Moviehole in on what his next flick; “Stateside” co-starring Val Kilmer is about. “It’s the story of a young man who gets into trouble and is given the choice of jail or the Marines. He chooses the Marines and winds up in Beirut in the early eighties when the truck bomb destroyed the barracks and killed so many men. It’s based on the writer/director’s experiences”, says Begley Jr.

  • The A Boy and His Bird website report that New Zealand actress Rena Owen [“Once were Warriors”], Yuji Okumoto, Daymond John and singer Macy Gray have joined the cast of “The Crow : Wicked Prayer”.

  • Creature-Corner take a look at the script for the forthcoming “Blade 3” today, or as it’s now being called “Blade: Trinity”. You can check out their take on it here. Thanks to ‘Rotten’

  • Dark Horizons reports that the running time for “Bad Boys 2” has clocked in at a mammoth 150 minutes.

  • Dark Horizons and Savini.com report that Tom Savini will making a cameo appearance in James Gunn’s remake of “Dawn of the Dead”.

  • The official website for the film “Envy” is up, with links to the trailer and other goodies.

  • Emily Bergl [Carrie 2 : The Rage] is tipped to play Claire Redfield in the upcoming sequel “Resident Evil: Apocalypse”, Dark Horizons reported.

  • Warner Bros. Pictures and California’s KROQ radio are partnering to bring "T3 Radio" worldwide on the Internet. "T3 Radio" will provide wall-to-wall Terminator information, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Check it out http://t3radio.com/ here. Thanks to Command Entertainment

  • Bloody Disgusting has details on how you can get to see “Freddy vs. Jason” early.

  • Aussie Big Brother reject Jo Ashton may be parachuted into the British version of the show in a bid to boost its plunging ratings, reports The Herald Sun