Movie mogul Avi Arad is so convinced his Fantastic Four movie will be a huge hit when it opens next week (begs04JUL05), he has already signed up the cast - including Jessica Alba, Ioan Gruffudd and MICHAEL CHIKLIS - for a sequel.

The heavyweight Marvel Comics CEO-turned-film producer can't wait to get started on FANTASTIC FOUR 2 - and he's looking for someone to play comic book villain THE PUPPET MASTER, who has the power to turn foes into puppets, in the sequel.

Arad tells, "Puppet Master's a great character. Don't we all wish we had this power - especially when we are mad at someone."

01/07/2005 07:40