Well it’s finally happened: a property we’ve suggested on Hollywood! Adapt This! has found a major studio home. Sony is reportedly in final negotiations for Captain Planet and the Planeteers, a live-action feature based on the 1990s environmentally-oriented cartoon series. The adaptation was initially reported almost two years ago, but the involvement of a major studio is a big win for Cap fans. Mark Gordon, Don Murphy and Susan Montford are on board to produce. The series centered on five teens from around the world who were chosen to be the bearers of powerful elemental rings which would help them battle looters and polluters. When the threat was too great for them to handle on their own, they combined their powers to summon the mighty
Don Cheadle Captain Planet, who then took pollution down to zero. Hit the jump for more.