Jensen Ackles becomes Jason Todd and dons the iconic Red Hood costume in this stunning artwork that imagines the Supernatural actor as the former Batman sidekick.
The image in question comes from popular digital artist BossLogic and shows Supernatural star Jensen Ackles suited up as Red Hood if he were to appear in either a live-action television series or a Batman movie. Jensen Ackles previously lent his voice talents to play Jason Todd in the direct-to-video DC animated movie Batman: Under the Red Hood.
You can see Jensen Ackles with Jason Todd’s Red Hood suit in the artwork below.
In the comics, Jason Todd was the second character to take up the mantle of Batman’s sidekick Robin before becoming the villainous Red Hood. Supernatural star Jensen Ackles has been a fan-favorite choice to bring Red Hood to life in a live-action DC Comics project ever since he voiced the character in Batman: Under the Red Hood.
Warner Bros. doesn’t appear to have any plans for a Jason Todd/Red Hood movie, but fans may get to see the character’s live-action debut on television in the near future. Titans star Curran Walters is set to reprise his role as Jason Todd/Robin when the series returns to the DC Universe streaming service. The actor recently teased his possible transformation from Jason Todd into Red Hood during the second season of the hit series.
What do you make of this artwork of Jensen Ackles as Jason Todd? Do you think Supernatural star Jensen Ackles would make a good Red Hood? Or would you rather see Curran Walters remain as the only live-action Jason Todd for the time being? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section!
Jensen Ackles will return for the final season of Supernatural, which is set to premiere on October 10, 2019 on The CW. Meanwhile, Red Hood fans can expect to see Curran Walters as Jason Todd when DC Universe’s Titans returns for its second season on September 6, 2019. Stay tuned for more updates!
Check Out Every Image From Joaquin Phoenix’s ‘Joker’ Movie Here
Warner Bros.' upcoming standalone Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix is just over six weeks away from hitting theaters so we've rounded up all of the film's official images showing off the next Clown Prince of Crime.
Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix is set to be an origin story. The gritty and grounded crime film directed by Todd Phillips (The Hangover) is set in 1980s Gotham City follows Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck, a failed 1980s comedian that becomes The Joker after he bombs with audiences. The film will serve as DC's first outing beyond its the current cinematic universe since it was launched by Zack Snyder in 2013 with Man of Steel in order to create new and unique storylines as the studio expands DC canon.
So far, Warner Bros. has released official images from the film featuring Joaquin Phoenix along with Robert De Niro who plays talk show host Murray Franklin, as well as Zazie Beetz' Sophie Dumond, who appears to be a love interest of Joaquin Phoenix's Joker in the film. You can check out all of the officially released stills from Joker in the gallery below!
Directed by Todd Phillips from a script he co-wrote with Scott Silver, the film stars Joaquin Phoenix, Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais, and Shea Whigham.
“Joker” centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck (Phoenix), a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale.
Joker will be released in theaters on October 4, 2019. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Joaquin Phoenix, Joker, and the future of the DC slate as we learn it.