Game of Thrones actor cast to play Aquaman in upcoming Batman vs Superman movie!
Jason Mamoa cast as Aquaman for Batman vs Superman
Who is Aquaman?
In the Detective Comics (DC multiverse) Aquaman is the king of Atlantis and the god of the oceans. He was created in 1941 and first appeared in More Fun Comics #73 and later became DC comics. He is armed with a trident, is amphibians, can control underwater creatures and is super strong. However, by the general public all he seems to be is insulted and made fun of as his powers primarily work for underwater missions. Saying that he is apart of the justice league.
Yes a film. It was recently announced by DC that they are planning on making an Aquaman film and are going to follow through with it. This is just one in a long line of films that DC are planning as can be seen HERE. This films is set to be released on the 5th August 2016.
It will be written by Paul Norris (Young justice and Batman: The brave and the bold TV seasons) and Mort Weisinger (Lego Batman 2 video game and Super Friends TV season). Aquaman will be played by Jason Momoa (Stargate Atlantis and Conan the barbarian).