> Josh Hartnett is a busy man. Lucky Number Slevin a thriller with Bruce Willis and Morgan Freeman hits theaters April 7, and he recently wrapped The Black Dahlia with Hilary Swank and Scarlett Johansson. Next up is Resurrecting the Champ, which sees Samuel L. Jackson ''play a homeless man I befriend and go through a lot with on the L.A. streets,'' says Hartnett. And who hasn't been there with Mr. Jackson before?
> Julia Roberts and Catherine Zeta-Jones are out, but Ellen Barkin has jumped into Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's 13, slated to shoot this summer.
> Tom Hanks plays an ad exec who loses his job and becomes a barista in Gus Van Sant's impartially titled How Starbucks Saved My Life.
> The ever-youthful Heather Locklear plays a widow in the ABC sitcom pilot Women of a Certain Age, which costars Illeana Douglas and Frasier's Peri Gilpin.
(Additional reporting by Eric Kohn)