Simon Pegg Up for Watchmen Role?

In an interview with UGO, “Shaun of the Dead” writer and star Simon Pegg says he may be up Rorschach in director Darren Aronofsky’s adaptation of Alan Moore’s Watchmen, written for the big screen by David Hayter. Here’s the interview clip:

SIMON: Yeah, I’ve just read a book called Blankets [by Craig Thompson], and I just reread Watchmen because I got sent the screenplay.

UGO: Did they send it to you to maybe play a part?

SIMON: We know the producer, Lloyd Levin, and I told him I was interested, so he sent it along as something to think about. I would just love to play Rorschach.

UGO: What superpower would you want to have?

SIMON: Flight.

The full interview is available at the link above.

Source: UGO