Deadline has reported that Iain Glen will be joining the cast of DC Universe Titans as Bruce Wayne. For those who are not aware, Iain is most famous for portraying Jorah Mormont on Game of Thrones. Deadline provided a description of Bruce Wayne’s depiction in Titans. “After decades of fighting crime as Batman, billionaire Bruce Wayne is just as driven to protect Gotham from evil as he was in his prime. Needing to reconcile his relationship with Dick Grayson, the duo hope to forge a new dynamic as Bruce tries to help his former sidekick and the TitansRead More
Warner Bros. recently revealed that second season of the DC Universe exclusive “Titans” series will premiere on the service this Fall. The news was revealed during their official panel at Wonder Con 2019. For those who are not aware, the second season will be introducing Superboy as well as the main members of the “Deathstroke” family. The first season of the series debuted on the platform on October 12, 2018 and consisted of 11 episodes. The confirmed new cast members include: Joshua Orpin: Conner Kent/ Superboy Chelsea T. Zhang: Rose Wilson/ Ravager Chella Man: JosephRead More
Deadline has reported that Chelsea T. Zhang will be joining the cast of the DC Universe exclusive Titans live-action series as Rose Wilson aka Ravager. As reported earlier, it was revealed that Esai Morales will be portraying Deathstroke, and Chella Man will portraying Rose’s brother Jericho. In the comics, the original Ravager was Grant Wilson, who was Deathstroke’s older son. Later in the comics Rose Wilson, who is Slade’s illegitimate daughter, took the mantle as the fifth incarnation of the character. Rose made her debut in Deathstroke #15, which was released in October 1992. This incarnation ofRead More
The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Chella Man is joining the cast of Titans as Joseph William Wilson aka Jericho. This isn’t much of a surprise as it recently reported that his father, Slade Wilson aka Deathstroke, will be portrayed by Esai Morales in the upcoming second season as well. For those who are not aware, Jericho was originally a member of the Teen Titans during The New Teen Titans period. The original incarnation of the character was created by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez.Read More
Deadline has reported that Esai Morales will be joining the cast of Titans as Deathstrokein the upcoming second season of the series. In the comics Slade Joseph Wilson aka Deathstroke is a well known assassin. He first debuted in The New Teen Titans #2, which was released in December 1980. He later received his own standalone comic series under the name he was known originally, “Deathstroke the Terminator.” Over the years he has appeared in various other media such as the Teen Titans animated series, however due to the violent nature of his name in the comics heRead More
The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Joshua Orpin will be joining the cast of Conner Kent/ Superboy in the upcoming second season of Titans. For those who have not seen the series, the character made a brief appearance in the post credit scene of the final episode of the first season. The official DC Universe website provided a description of Superboy. “Superboy, a.k.a. Conner Kent, is the angsty teenager of steel searching for purpose and the truth about his past. While looking for answers, he crashes into the world of theRead More
Warner Bros. recently revealed a first look at Donna Troy in DC Universe’s Titans. For those who are not aware, Conor Leslie will be portraying Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. She will debut in the eight episode of the series titled, “Donna Troy,” which will premiere on DC Universe on November 30. Donna Troy first debuted in The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #60, which was released in July 1965. The character was created by Bob Haney and Bruno Premiani. DC Universe provided an official description of the character. Whether she’s referred to as Wonder Girl, Troia, or Darkstar, the Titan knownRead More
Variety has reported that Ewan McGregor is in talks to portray Black Mask in the upcoming “Birds of Prey” film. For those are not aware, the film will focus on the Huntress (Mary Elizabeth Windstead), Black Canary (Jurnee Smollett-Bell), and Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) as they fight against Black Mask. Gotham City police detective, Rosie Perez (Rosie Perez), will also be making an appearance in the film. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Birds of Prey is set to premiere in theaters on February 6, 2020.
Variety has reported that Jurnee Smollett-Bell and Mary Elizabeth Windstead will be joining the cast of Birds of Prey. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action adaptation of the Birds of Prey comic series and will be produced by Margot Robbie. Margot Robbie portrayed Harley Quinn in the 2016 Suicide Squad film and will reprise her role in Birds of Prey. Smollett-Bell will be playing Black Canary, while Windstead will be portraying Huntress. Variety provided a short description for both characters. There are several versions of Huntress, aka Helena Bertinelli, throughout DC Comics. The “Birds of Prey” iteration is a former mafia princess whoRead More
Entertainment Weekly has revealed a first look at Black Manta in the upcoming live-action Aquaman film. While a full look of Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in costume has not been shown, the photo reveals David Kane aka Black Manta working on his armor. For those who have not been following, the film’s main antagonist will be King Orm aka Ocean Master,who will be portrayed by Patrick Wilson. The film also stars Amber Heard who will return to portray her role as Princess Mera, Nicole Kidman as Queen Atlanna, and Dolph Lundgren who is portraying King Nereus. James Wan, director of the Aquaman film had this to say about Black Manta. “He’s partRead More
Several new outlets have reported that Cathy Yan is set to direct the next DC spinoff film, which will focus on Harley Quinn. The film will be based on the Birds of the Prey comic series and Margot Robbie will return to reprise the titular role. LuckyChap Entertainment and Kroll & Co Entertainment will be producing the film alongside Bryan Unkeless’ Clubhouse Pictures. Seeing as the project is still early in development no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
It has recently been reported via various media outlets that Ava DuVernay is set to direct DC’s “New Gods,” which is the latest project in the DC Extended Universe. It has also been revealed that Kario Salem is set to to be the head writer for the project. The film is based on the comic series with the same name by Jack Kirby that was released in 1971. The New Gods have also appeared in other various comic storylines throughout the years. For those who are unaware, the New Gods are natives to two planets in the DC universe known as NewRead More
Variety has reported that Asher Angel will be portraying Billy Batson in DC’s Shazam. For those unaware, Billy Batson is the alter ego of Shazam. By calling out the word “Shazam!”, lightning strikes him changing him into the Earth’s Mightest Mortal. Asher Angel will be playing opposite Zachary Levi who will play Shazam himself It has also been revealed that Mark Strong is currently in talks to playing the role of the film’s antagonist, Dr. Sivana, and Grace Fulton will be portraying one of Billy Batson’s friends. The film is directed by David F. Sandberg with the screenplay by Henry Gayden and Darren Lemke. The film is producedRead More
Yesterday, The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Patrick Wilson will be playing Arthur Curry’s brother, Ocean Master/Orm Curry, in the standalone Aquaman film. For those who aren’t familiar with his previous work, Patrick Wilson portrayed Nite Owl in the 2009 live action adaptation of the Watchmen. He will star alongside Jason Momoa (Aquaman) and Amber Heard (Mera). The film is set to premiere in theaters on October 5, 2018.
2016’s second superhero film comes to theaters in the form of Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice. This is a film that has garnered equal amount of hype and controversy, due to casting and style choice, and just the overall vision of the director Zach Snyder, but how does it measure up to the likes of Disney and Fox? With an amazing opening weekend of over 160 million dollars, it’s safe to say that Batman vs. Superman was successful. It stars Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams, andRead More