13 Jun 2009
Civil War vet John Carter is transplanted to Mars, where he discovers a lush, wildly diverse planet whose main inhabitants are 12-foot tall green barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Dejah Thoris, Princess of Helium, who is in desperate need of a savior.(imdb)
Taylor Kitsch (X-Men Origins: Wolverine) is cast as a lead character John Carter and Lynn Collins (X-Men Origins: Wolverine) is playing the role of Dejah Thoris, heir to the throne of Mars' Helium kingdom.
Andrew Stanton is going to direct the movie for Disney, he previously directed Finding Nemo and WALL-E and this is going to be his first live-action feature. John Carter of Mars is set to be released in 2012.