Leonardo Di Caprio all geared up for Captain Planet movie
Leonardo Di Caprio all geared up for Captain Planet movie:- For 90’s kids, the channel Cartoon Network was a staple of their television diet. The shows like Swat Kats, Johnny Bravo and Dexter’s Laboratory are still fondly remembered. So there are rumours of a movie adaptation of Captain Planet..
According to reports, one of the producers is none other than the inimitable Leonardo Di Caprio, alongside with Jennifer Davisson. Moreover, in addition, Jono Matt (Sons of Anarchy) and Glen Powell (Scream Queens) are also being considered to write the script. Powell may be further filling one of the roles in the cartoon-turned the movie.
Reports state that Di Caprio’s production house Appian Way Productions has further partnered up with Paramount Pictures in order to bring the environment-friendly superhero to the big screen, and also a sneak peek will be available in some time around March 2017. Not surprising, for an actor who has first ever Oscar speech has contained a warning of climate change.
Story of five young planeteers
Captain Planet originally aired between 1990 and 1992, which focused around five young ‘Planeteers’, teenagers who were tasked by the spirit of the earth in order to save the world. With five magical rings in their possession, Earth, Wind, Fire, Water, and Heart, the group would be regularly thwarted the dastardly plans of villains, usually focused on somehow polluting the planet.
According to some early whispers however, the movie will now take on a much darker tone. Set in a world where no one cares about the environment, Captain Planet is a forgotten relic, who further needs his Planeteers much more than they need him. Audiences are definitely waiting for the movie to hit the screens and it also seems quite promising.