Arkin gets 'Smart' for Warners pic
EmptyOscar winner Alan Arkin is reuniting with his "Little Miss Sunshine" co-star Steve Carell in the big-screen version of "Get Smart," which Peter Se-gal is directing for Warner Bros. Pictures (HR 2/28).
Arkin will play the chief of CONTROL, the organization that fights the evil forces of KAOS.
Carell will play Maxwell Smart, with Anne Hathaway as Agent 99. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Ken Davitian and Terrence Stamp also have been cast.
Andrew Lazar, Charles Roven and Alex Gartner are producing the comedy.