With the movie industry now having a new set of rules and regulations, things are slowly starting to get going again, with the next comic book outing. Aquaman 2 now getting ready to start. According to a new report, the DC sequel will begin filming in the UK in June, confirming previous reports claiming production would begin in the summer. Aquaman 2 Now it has also been given an interesting working title that could offer insight into the plot elements of the sequel; Necrus.
Necrus It should be familiar to DC fans and is the name of another underwater city similar to Aquaman’s native Atlantis. It is unique in that it only exists for short intervals of time and can never be found in the same place twice. Known as “The Black City”, Necrus is ruled by a tyrant king and is completely militaristic, which should be a challenge for the underwater superhero should Necrus become part of history.
Launched in 2018, the first Aquaman starring Jason Momoa as DC’s titular superhero. Beginning when Arthur Curry discovers that he is half human, half Atlantean, and born with the ability to communicate with sea creatures, Arthur must face his origins and sets out to lead the underwater kingdom of Atlantis and stop his half brother, King Orm. uniting the seven underwater kingdoms against the surface world.
Although the first film was a flawed departure, it was well received by critics and audiences alike who praised it for its showmanship and energetic action, and it went on to be a billion-dollar hit at the box office. Thanks to Momoa’s charismatically gruff lead performance and vibrant CGI, Aquaman It emerged as one of the best outings in DC’s catalog, with fans eager to dive back into the next sequel.
Details about the plot of Aquaman 2 are being kept under wraps, but we know the film will reunite Jason Momoa’s Arthur Curry and Amber Heard’s Princess Mera, as well as bring back villains Ocean Master and Black Manta, played once again by Patrick Wilson and Yahya Abdul- Mateen II. respectively. Along with the new tentative title possibly offering some clues as to the direction of the film, writer David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick recently offered some insight into plans for the follow-up saying, “Hmm … Good question. We won’t take anyone a comic book story in particular and adapting it, but if you want to get the vibe we’re looking for, pick just about any story from the Silver Age with Black Manta. “
Returning director James Wan has also teased that the sequel will be “a little more serious” and “more relevant in the world we live in today.” Wan, who has become synonymous with horror movie making, also confirmed that the sequel would re-draw inspiration from the genre when appropriate due to Aquaman 2 setting. “Just like the first movie had a touch of my horror sensibilities, as far as the Trench sequence goes, I’d say there’ll be a little bit of that in the next one,” Wan said.
Aquaman 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on December 16, 2022. This comes to us from Discussing the movie.
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