Nightmare!

8/20/2008 11:29 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
The 61-year-old resurfaced at a Hollywood screening last week, looking alive.
Robert Englund
Billy Bob Thornton is rumored to have been cast as Freddy Krueger in a remake of the "Nightmare" franchise.

Robert directed a film called "Killer Pad," which went straight-to-DVD this year.