Adam Brody On Losing Flash Role In George Miller’s ‘Justice League: Mortal’

Adam Brody is still bummed that he never got to play The Flash in George Miller’s scrapped DC Comics film, Justice League: Mortal. 

Adam Brody was interviewed by Yahoo! Entertainment’s BUILD series promoting his new film, Ready or Not. He was asked about his involvement with the George Miller directed Justice League: Mortal, and based on his statement he remains disappointed that it never came into fruition:

“In hindsight, I should’ve been more bummed [at the time]. I really liked it. But I just kind of felt like, ‘No big deal. The next thing will come.’ And it kind of did, but it kind of didn’t. But nothing like that came along again.”

Adam Brody also praised the script for Justice League: Mortal: 

“The script was really good. It’s not that it was revolutionary, and I’m pretty objective about this kind of thing, and I think I have a pretty good gauge of scripts. I thought the casting was right. Not just me, but everyone, tonally, was going to fit right.”

Adam Brody’s missed opportunity to play The Flash in Justice League: Mortal ended up disappointing him even more after he saw George Miller’s acclaimed action film Mad Max: Fury Road. He believes that the film could’ve turned out to become a classic based on the quality of the Tom Hardy-starring vehicle. One can only imagine how Adam Brody would’ve looked like speeding alongside the Justice League as The Flash under the direction of a visionary like George Miller.

Although Adam Brody was unable to play The Flash, he still ended up joining the DC Extended Universe in Shazam! earlier this year. The actor played the grown-up superhero version of Freddy Freeman (Jack Dylan Grazer). Just imagine a scene in the future where Adam Brody’s Freddy Freeman ends up sharing the screen with Ezra Miller’s Flash?

Are you disappointed that we never got to see George Miller’s Justice League: Mortal? Would you have liked to see how Adam Brody’s take on The Flash would’ve turned out? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news on Adam Brody, The Flash, Justice League and more!

Source: Yahoo! Entertainment

DC Universe Debuts ‘Doom Patrol’ Character Posters

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Doom PatrolAlong with the premiere of the first teaser for Doom Patrol, DC Universe also debuted a collection of character posters for each of the members of perhaps the strangest team of characters to be adapted in live-action form for DC Comics.

In particular, these new character posters highlight Timothy Dalton's The Chief, Diane Guerrero's Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade's Cyborg, April Bowlby's Elasti-Woman, Matt Bomer's Negative Man and Brendan Fraser's Robotman. These posters each follow unique designs that reflect the nature of each character and tease unique personalities amongst the group as well.

You can start the gallery of new posters by clicking "Next".

Which of these Doom Patrol posters is your favorite? Are you excited to see what the cast brings to these roles? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news in the DC Universe.

Doom Patrol is a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcast Super Heroes which includes: Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, April Bowlby as Elasti-Woman, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder/The Chief.

Here is the synopsis for the show:

“Doom Patrol will find the reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.”

Doom Patrol will premiere on February 15, 2019 exclusively on DC Universe.

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