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IN THE WORKS 'ROGER' MORE

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*Developing: A sequel to 1988’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit-whichgrossed $152 million at the box office-seemed inevitable. The bigquestion: Why did it take so long? The bigger question: Will sexyJessica return? Stay tooned. *Graduating: A matter of course?Director John Singleton has begun work on his next film, HigherLearning, about college life. Drew Barrymore may star. *Returning:Telethon host Jerry Lewis will make a sequel to his 1963 masterwork,The Nutty Professor. Lewis is expected to play an older version ofProfessor’s nerd/lounge-lizard character. *Wrapping: Paul Hogan(”Crocodile” Dundee) is hoping to regain his box-office shine withLightning Jack, a comedy set in the Old West. Lightning strikes in1994.