Jodie Foster to direct Jim Carrey film?

Last Updated: Tue, May 05, 2009 06:41 hrs

Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster is in talks to direct the Jim Carrey film The Beaver. reports, the movie has been written by Kyle Killen and The Silence of the Lambs star is in negotiations to helm the project.

The story of the film revolves around a man who becomes reliant on his beaver hand puppet for company.

Steve Carrell was previously linked to the leading role that is now going to be played by Carrey.

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