04/11/2007. Contributed by Jessica Martin
One to keep Uncle Geoff happy, the old black and white Champions TV series is getting the big budget movie remake treatment by Guillermo del Toro (he of Pan's Labyrinth fame). An interesting pairing.
For those not born in time to see the original TV series, The Champions featured three plane crash survivors in Tibet saved by monks and given superhuman powers to fight evil. Think Men from Uncle crossed with Heroes.
Read the full story over at http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/7084788.stm
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