Barry’s mother, Nora Allen, will be played by Spanish star Maribel Verdú
DC The flash The film lost Billy Crudup as Henry Allen, but cast Spanish actress Maribel Verdú to play Barry’s mother, Nora. The solo film starring Ezra Miller had been in development at Warner Bros. since 2017, and after winning and losing multiple directors, it focused on That director Andy Muschietti and Bumblebee writer Christina Hodson.
Other production details
Before production begins this summer, the studios have been busy searching for the cast. It was recently reported that Kiersey Clemons will be returning as Barry’s love interest, Iris West. His role was removed from the stage version of League of Justice, but she will be seen in Zack Snyder’s Justice League. Muschietti also announced that Supergirl will make an appearance in The flash, and has cast Sasha Calle as Clark Kent’s Kryptonian cousin. But that’s not all, because Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton will return as Batman. Keaton’s Batman will appear throughout the Multiverse.
The new cast will bring some changes to Barry’s personal life. Was informed by The Hollywood Reporter that Crudup had to quit due to scheduling conflicts with Apple + The Morning Show. The studio could reprise the role, if they plan to re-show Henry Allen.
The Flashpoint story
While fans are disappointed that Crudup is not making a comeback, it’s good to know that Nora Allen will appear in the movie, as she is the one who initiates the Flashpoint paradox. The story revolves around Barry ruining the entire timeline to prevent his mother from dying. A major player in the story is Reverse Flash, Barry’s biggest rival, and we may be hearing an announcement about the actor’s casting.
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