Based on the DC Comics character Aquaman, “Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom” is a superhero film, which is jointly produced by DC Films, The Safran Company, and Atomic Monster Productions.
It is the 15th film in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) and is a sequel to the 2018 film Aquaman, which grossed $1.148 billion worldwide making it the highest-grossing DCEU Film, the highest-grossing film based on a DC Comics character and the 5th highest grossing film of that year.
Aquaman 2 Star Cast
Aquaman 2 will bring most of the star cast of Aquaman back, to reprise their roles. The actors who are confirmed to return in the upcoming sequel are:
- Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry a.k.as Aquaman
- Amber Heard as Princess Mera
- Williem Dafoe as Nuidis Vulko, Arthur’s mentor
- Patrick Wilson as Orm Marius, Arthur’s half-brother
- Dolph Lundgen as King Nereus
- Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as David Kane/Black Manta
- Temuera Morrison as Thomas Curry, Arthur’s father
- Nicole Kidman as Atlanna, Arthur’s mother
In addition to these stars, Ben Affleck reprises his DC Extended Universe role as Bruce Wayne a.k.a. Batman. Also appearing are Randall Park as Dr. Stephen Shin, Vincent Regan as Atlan, Jani Zhao as Stingray, Indya Moore as Karshon, and Pilou Asbaek in an undisclosed role.
Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom Release Date
After being delayed multiple times, the film has been decided to be released on Christmas 2023 in theaters. In India, the film was scheduled to be released on 21st December 2023 but was delayed by one day because CBFC was late to watch this film, another side Superstar SRK’s Dunki has been released in theatres on 21st December, will face a mega clash on 22 December as Salaar and Aquaman 2 set to release on 22nd December.
About the Film ‘Aquaman 2’
The film is directed by James Wan, who along with Peter Safran backed this project. David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick has written the screenplay. Wan and McGoldrick, Jason Mamoa, and Thomas Pa’a Sibbett have jointly written the story of the film.
The film’s story revolves around Arthur Curry a.k.a. Aquaman, who sets out to lead the underwater kingdom of Atlantis and stop his half-brother, King Orm, from uniting the seven water kingdoms to destroy the surface world.
Aquaman 2 FAQs
A. Aquaman 2 was supposed to be released on 21st Dec 2023, but shifted by day 1, released on 22nd December 2023.
A. Yes! it’s Christmas Week but, Aquaman is releasing 3 days ahead of Merry Christmas.
A. Salaar, Dunki, and Aquaman are highlights of Merry Christmas Week 2023.