It seems that a Warner Bros. adaptation of an animated classic character is moving forward. According to the Los Angeles Times' Hero Complex Blog, Alex Zamm has signed on to direct Marvin the Martian at Warner Bros.
Paul Kaplan and Mark Torgove have also signed on to write the film. Not much is known about the story, but it was said that the film will be a live-action/CGI hybrid, with the title character with live-action characters surrounding him.
It was said that some of the visual effects work will start up in 2010 and the filmmakers are aiming for a 2011 release.