Drew BarrymoreBarrymore eyes 'Twilight' gig, Gyllenhaal and Carrey love 'Damn Yankees' and more ...

With the release date already set for the third film in the 'Twilight' saga, 'Eclipse,' the search is on for a director ... and actress turned neophyte helmer Drew Barrymore just may be the person for the job.

In other news, Jake Gyllenhaal and Jim Carrey are teaming up for a modern adaptation of the 1955 musical 'Damn Yankees'; Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are buddying up to play cops in a new comedy; and Eddie Murphy is set to star in a Richard Pryor biopic.

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