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More Stars Spend the Night at the Museum

January 25, 2006 (3:09 am) GMT
Mickey Rooney and Dick Van Dyke are plotting their return to studio films, playing villains in "Night at the Museum"

Mickey Rooney and have both revealed their plan to spend the "." The twosome, in companion with Bill Cobbs, will play villains in the action comedy flick which Shawn Levy about to direct.

Playing the main role is , whose character Larry Daley, discovers a magical pharaoh's tablet, but Van Dyke, playing the head of security who has worked at the museum for nearly 50 years, wants the tablet to stay young. Rooney is his colleague who, with Cobbs, helps Van Dyke's character with his nefarious schemes.

Additional cast include and . With shooting scheduled to begin next month in Vancouver, the film is slated for a holiday release via Fox.

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