Sam Worthington to Dare July 26, 2010 Avatar star confirmed for Dan Dare…. Sam Worthington has been confirmed to star in the upcoming space adventure film Dan Dare. According to Variety; Clash of the Titans producer Basil Iwanyk will produce the movie which is based on the popular sc-fi hero. Dan Dare first appeared in Eagle Comics back in 1950 in Dan Dare: The Pilot of the Future. At this moment in time no director has been attached and other than the casting of Worthington, no other cast members have been announced.