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It was impressive how fast Switch, the upcoming prequel to Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, was moving through development earlier this year. In February it was revealed that an adaptation of the Elmore Leonard book was in development and that John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) had been cast to play younger versions of Louis Gara and Ordell Robbie, the characters played by Robert De Niro and Samuel L. Jackson in the 1997 movie. It kept going on the fast track for a couple more weeks as it was reported that Ty Burrell, Jennifer Aniston and Dennis Quaid were up for parts and then...nothing. We haven't reported specifically about the project since February 16th - but now it looks like it's picking up steam again. Isla Fisher is now negotiating for a role in Switch, according to Variety. The actress, who voices a character in the »

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