News briefs: Let Me In debuts in Oct.; 'Sam Winchester' engaged

Let Me In—the upcoming American remake of the Swedish vampire movie Let the Right One In—has been given an Oct. 1 release date; currently shooting in New Mexico, the film is directed by Matt Reeves (Cloverfield) and stars Kodi Smit-McPhee (The Road), Chloe Moretz (Kick-Ass) and Richard Jenkins (The Visitor).

Speaking of Kick-Ass, it will have its world premiere at the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival's 2010 opening night; based on the comic written by Mark Millar and John S. Romita Jr., Kick-Ass was directed by Matthew Vaughn. The festival runs March 12-20 in Austin, Texas.

Sorry, ladies: Jared Padalecki, who plays Sam Winchester on The CW's Supernatural, is engaged to marry his former co-star Genevieve Cortese, who played the hot but very evil demon Ruby, E! Online reported; Jensen Ackles, who plays Padalecki's onscreen older brother Dean Winchester, got engaged in fall 2009 to Danneel Harris.

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