According to several reports, including this from Elizabeth Snead and the LA Times, Drew Barrymore is in talks to direct Eclipse, the third installment of the Twilight franchise:
What two words should never be used in the same sentence?
Drew Barrymore and “Twilight”
With "Push" star Dakota Fanning and Canadian cutie Bronson Pelletier joining the cast and that pesky rumor still swirling about Vanessa Hudgens' possible role in "New Moon," now comes more “Twilight" news.
EW is reporting that Drew Barrymore may be involved in the third film, “Eclipse.” "Involved" meaning she may direct the whole darn movie.
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To date, Drew Barrymore has directed one other film, the forthcoming Whip It! starring Ellen Page, and a get-out-the-vote documentary for MTV, Choose or Lose Presents: The Best Place To Start.
I say we give her a shot. I've seen the first Twilight movie. She couldn't do worse.