Dennis Haybert, the president of 24
, is in talks to play the role of Manute in Sin City 2,
based on the A Dame to Kill For
according to Hollywood Reporter
. The role was played by the recently deceased Michael Clarke Duncan in the first Sin City
The sequel, directed by Robert Rodriguez, started shooting last month (see "At Last--'Sin City 2' Starts Filming in November
"), but is now on a short hiatus before intermittent shooting later this month and a full schedule in January, according to the report.
Duncan joins a cast of new and returning stars, which includes Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Jaime King, and Rosario Dawson (see "Actresses Added to 'Sin City 2'