James Wan has confirmed that production on Aquaman has officially begun!
— James Wan (@creepypuppet) May 3, 2017
Jason Momoa stars as the title character in Aquaman, with Amber Heard portraying Mera, Willem Defoe as Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm, Dolph Lundgren as King Nereus, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as the villainous Black Manta.
The film hits theaters on December 21, 2018.
Momoa’s next appearance as the character comes in this year’s Justice League, directed by Zack Snyder.
“Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s (Henry Cavill) selfless act, Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) enlists newfound ally Diana Prince to face an even greater threat. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to recruit a team to stand against this newly awakened enemy. Despite the formation of an unprecedented league of heroes — Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and the Flash — it may be too late to save the planet from an assault of catastrophic proportions”