Firefly and Rogue One star Alan Tudyk is set to voice The Joker for DC Universe’s upcoming adult animated Harley Quinn series starring Kaley Cuoco.
It was revealed by Diedrich Bader in an interview with DiscussingFilm that Tudyk will be lending his voicing talents to portray the clown prince of crime for the upcoming DC Universe series. Bader is set to voice Batman in the series with Lake Bell voicing Poison Ivy and Rahul Kohli voicing Scarecrow. Ron Funches, JB Smoove, Jason Alexander, Wanda Sykes, Giancarlo Esposito, Natalie Morales, Jim Rash, Tony Hale, and Chris Meloni are also apart of the show’s star-studded voice cast.
The upcoming series set exclusively for DC’s new streaming service is an adult animated comedy that follows Harley’s adventures alongside a ragtag crew of DC castoffs as she tries to earn a seat at the biggest table in villainy: the Legion of the Doom.
Harley Quinn joins other original DC Universe content which includes Titans, Young: Justice Outsiders, Doom Patrol, Swamp Thing, Stargirl, Krypton, and original animated movies Reign of The Supermen, Justice League vs. The Fatal Five, and Batman: Hush.
DC Universe’s Harley Quinn will premiere on the streaming service in 2019. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on DC Universe as we learn it.
New ‘Aquaman’ Movie-Themed Comic Variant Covers Spotlight Arthur & Mera
DC Comics has unveiled the Aquaman movie-themed variant covers for the highly-anticipated Justice League/Aquaman: Drowned Earth crossover event.
DC Comics' Justice League and Aquaman series' will soon crossover for a story arc titled Drowned Earth and the publishing giant is releasing variant covers based on Warner Bros.' upcoming film about the King of Atlantis to commemorate the event. Now, six variant covers featuring Jason Momoa's Arthur Curry and Amber Heard's Mera have been released online with illustrations from artists Francis Manapul, Francesco Mattina, Lucio Parillo, Ben Oliver, Dale Keown, and Nicola Scott.
You can check out the first Aquaman-themed cover below and click "next" to continue the gallery!
Justice League/Aquaman: Drowned Earth #1 will be available on October 31, 2018. Here is the official synopsis for the Warner Bros. movie starring Jason Momoa:
From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an acition-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be… a king.
Directed by James Wan, Aquaman stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry, Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm / Ocean Master, Dolph Lundgren as Nereus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Nicole Kidman as Atlanna, Ludi Lin as Captain Murk, and Temuera Morrison as Tom Curry.
Aquaman will be released in theaters on December 21, 2018. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding the future of Aquaman and the DC Extended Universe, and make sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood's YouTube channel for more content!