Warner Bros. is close to signing Joss Whedon to write and direct the long-planned adventure film.
The deal -- which is reportedly nearly signed -- comes only two months after Whedon announced he was leaving the TV biz to focus on the silver screen.
His next effort, he said, is a film based on the Firefly TV series called "Serenity."
Meanwhile, there's no word who will play "Wonder Woman," the role created by Lynda Carter on TV.
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