According to MTV, Michael Bay has announced that Sam Rockwell (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) is in talks to star in a remake of the 1986 scarefest, The Hitcher.

The film will be directed by music-video director Dave Meyers who has worked with such artists as Missy Elliott AND Kelly Clarkson. The film will be produced by Bay's Platinum Dunes production company.

A rep for Rockwell said that while the actor is in talks to be in that movie nothing is official right now.