Marvin The Martian is coming to Earth to destroy Christmas, according to The LA Times . The company has signed up director Alex Zamm to bring the Loony Tunes character to the big screen. Marvin will be a CG character in a live action setting.
Zamm was originally set to direct a big screen Hong Kong Phooey, but now Marvin appears to be the priority. The producers are currently in talks with actors to voice Marvin, with Mike Myers the current favourite.
Apparently the plit has Marvin coming to Earth to try to destroy Christmas, but his plans are foiled when he gets trapped inside a gift box.