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Why James Van Der Beek should play Nirvana's Krist Novoselic

James Van Der Beek (''Dawson's Creek'')

Krist Novoselic, James Van Der Beek

(Novoselic: Tony Mottram / Retna UK; Van der Beek: Walter McBride/Retna)

Why James Van Der Beek should play Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic

WHY HIM? Because he needs the work. And we’re dying to see our hapless Dawson re-enact the MTV Video Music Awards moment when Novoselic threw his bass in the air – only to have it land directly on his head. As a bonus, the pairing of the aging Van Der Beek with new WB golden boy Murray should provide some intriguing subtext.

Originally posted May 8 2004 — 12:00 AM EDT

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