Reports suggest that Johnny Depp is to star as the Mad Hatter in Tim Burton's new film Alice in Wonderland.

Depp has starred in six Burton films so far, including Sweeney Todd and Charlie And The Chocolate Factory.

And media reports claims Depp is to sign up for yet another adventure with the British director.

Unknown Australian actress Mia Wasikowska has already been signed up to star to as Alice, the main character in Lewis Carrol's fantasy novel.

The film will be shot in 3-D after Burton signed a two movie deal with Disney in November last year.

Burton will release Frankenweenie, a remake of his 1984 film, next year, before Alice in Wonderland in 2010, according to

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