The Lone Ranger is an upcoming 2013 American action-adventure western film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films and directed by Gore Verbinski, based on the radio serial of the same name. The film stars Armie Hammer in the title role and Johnny Depp as Tonto. The film marks the first theatrical film featuring the Lone Ranger character in over 32 years.
An American Indian spirit warrior, Tonto (Depp), recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid (Hammer), a man of the law, into a legend of justice. The two unlikely heroes must learn to work together and fight against greed and corruption.