Simon Pegg has announced on his website that Superbad director Greg Mottola has signed on to direct Nick Frost and Pegg's new movie, Paul.

Written by Pegg and Frost, the film is about two British comic book geeks that take a road trip adventure across America.

Also on his website, Pegg broke news that he won't be able to star in Quentin Tarantino's Inglorious Bastards as was previously reported. This is what he wrote: Much to our mutual disappointment, I won't be appearing in QT's forthcoming Inglorious Bastards due to insurmountable scheduling difficulties. We really tried to make it work but in the end, it just was not possible without severe ramifications elsewhere.{@@@[email protected]@@}{@@@[email protected]@@}I'm trying to remain upbeat, as Tom Selleck said "Who the hell is Indiana Jones anyway?