I’m pretty happy I didn’t hit whore a second story proclaiming that Trent Reznor will be scoring and starring in Timur Bekmambetov’s Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, especially because it turns out to be untrue (although he had pondered it).
“Don’t believe everything you read,” Reznor tells fans (that’s me!) on his site. “As it turns out, I WON’T be working on (acting or scoring) ALVH after all. There’s no juicy story here, it’s just that when the news mysteriously leaked out about my involvement I hadn’t made up my mind completely, because various aspects of the project were changing. I felt the need to say something earlier this week because my inbox was filling up with speculation, and at that moment I thought I would be doing it. Confused yet? Apparently I am.
“Bottom line, I wish them the best with the film and I’m sure it will still be great,” he added.
On a side note, “Year Zero” is still in the writing phase: “Also, in all the excitement of the last note I forgot to mention we’re still fully engaged with the “Year Zero” mini-series, writing away.”