May 10, 1987
Dustin and Warren may not look so terrific in the upcoming "Ishtar"--all that Moroccan sun and wind--but they ought to look swell in interviews filmed in recent days with electronic media members from outside L.A. TV interviewers were herded into a room at the Westwood Marquee for 10-minute chats with the starry pair last weekend.
May 21, 1989
Faster than a speeding sequel comes news that Universal's already-announced "Twins" sequel may actually spawn something new. Are you ready for "Triplets"? Yes, according to a studio source, Arnold Schwarzenneger and Danny DeVito will apparently be joined by another sibling. And there's a further twist: sibling No. 3 is a she. We're told that the top candidate for the part is . . . Roseanne Barr. A spokesman for producer-director Ivan Reitman said the only thing being developed at his company is "a vacation" following the frantic work to finish "Ghostbusters II."
January 15, 1989
Chevy Chase returns as Clark Griswald in Warners' "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," next March. Beverly D'Angelo is also back in Julianne Gavin's screenplay, which finds the couple besieged by in-laws during the holiday season. Matty Simmons produces; commercial director Jeremiah Chechik makes his big-screen debut . . . George C. Scott takes a menacing pose as the villainous Big Boy in Warren Beatty's "Dick Tracy," filming for Disney in March. Michael J. Pollard also is cast as a mug.