Princess of Mars: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Harry Knowles, creator of the Internet movie gossip Web site Ain't It Cool News, is coming on board to co-produce Princess of Mars Paramount Pictures' adaptation of the Edgar Rice Burroughs pulp classic that Robert Rodriguez is directing.

In Knowles' 2002 autobiography, he describes Burroughs' "Martian Tales" series, revolving around adventurer John Carter, as one of the literary world's properties that is most deserving of a big-screen treatment.

Brian B.