Captain Planet And The Planeteers movie is happening

Sony are moving ahead with a live action take on 90s cartoon classic Captain Planet

Captain Planet, en route to being sanctimonious at some flytippers
Captain Planet, en route to being sanctimonious at some flytippers

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony are moving forward with a big screen, live-action adaptation of environmentally forceful superhero cartoon Captain Planet And The Planeteers.

Heavyweight producers Mark Gordon (Saving Private Ryan, Speed), Don Murphy (Transformers, From Hell) and Susan Montford (Real Steel, Splice) are involved, with Andrea Giannetti (The Green Hornet, Angels & Demons) overseeing for Sony.

Hands up if you’d like to see Don Cheadle reprise the role of Captain Planet?

Pick up Captain Planet And The Planeteers on Region 1 DVD for £13.13 from Amazon.co.uk.