Roland Emmerich's next: According to Variety, Frances O'Connor has come home to Oz to make "Three Dollars," director Robert Connolly's followup to The Bank, which is due to roll March 8 in Melbourne.

Based on the novel by Elliot Perlman, she will play the wife of a 38-year-old man (David Wenham) who finds himself with just $3 to his name and a family to support. Sarah Wynter also is cast.

Brian B.