is planning to follow up his 3D Alice in Wonderland
with a long-planned big-screen version of the cult '60s vampire soap opera Dark Shadows
. The film is being produced by Dark Shadows
superfan Johnny Depp
, who has long hoped to play lead character Barnabas Collins. Now he gets his chance. The film is reportedly set to shoot early this year, but no other cast has been announced.
Now Jackie Earle Haley
and Bella Heathcote