New concept art from the upcoming second season of DC Universe’s Titans may have given us our first glimpse at Drew Van Acker’s look for Aqualad in the series.
The second season of Titans is set to introduce plenty of fresh faces to the DC Universe landscape, one of those being Pretty Little Liars star Drew Van Acker who has been confirmed to have joined the cast as Aqualad when the series returns.
While we have yet to get an official look at Titans‘ version of Aqualad, this new concept art seems to offer the first look at the costume design for Drew Van Acker’s Aqualad. You can check it out below.
So what do you think? Are you excited for Aqualad to appear in Titans? Is Drew Van Acker a good choice for the role? Let us know in the comments below!
Fans will likely get to see see the first official look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Warner Bros. Television will be holding a special 2-hour DC Universe event on Saturday, July 20, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Indigo Ballroom of the San Diego Convention Center that will most likely include our first official look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad in Titans.
In addition to Drew Van Acker as Aqualad, the second season of Titans will also introduce Deathstroke and his family, with Esai Morales as Slade Wilson himself, Chella Man as his son Jericho, and Chelsea T. Zhang as his daughter, Rose Wilson, a.k.a. Ravager. Joshua Orpin is also joining the series as Superboy along with Iain Glen as Bruce Wayne/Batman.
Titans follows a grown-up Dick Grayson working as a Detective in Detroit, having left his nights with the Caped Crusader long in the past due to having fundamental differences with Batman’s methods and approach to crimefighting before becoming the leader of the heroes known as the Titans. Here’s the official synopsis for the series:
Titans follows young heroes from across the DC Universe as they come of age and find belonging in a gritty take on the classic Teen Titans franchise. Dick Grayson and Rachel Roth, a special young girl possessed by a strange darkness, get embroiled in a conspiracy that could bring Hell on Earth. Joining them along the way are the hot-headed Starfire and loveable Beast Boy. Together they become a surrogate family and team of heroes.
Titans stars Brenton Thwaites as Dick Grayson/Robin, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, Lindsey Gort as Detective Amy Rohrbach, Alan Ritchson as Hawk, Minka Kelly as Dove, Ryan Potter as Beast Boy, Dwain Murphy as Negative Man, Jake Michaels as Cliff Steel, April Bowlby as Elasti-Girl, Bruno Bichir as Dr. Niles Caulder, and Conor Leslie as Wonder Girl, with Curran Walters as Jason Todd, and Iain Glen as Bruce Wayne.
Titans is now available exclusively on DC Universe in the U.S. and on Netflix internationally. Also, Swamp Thing and Doom Patrol‘s first season are currently streaming on DC Universe. A Stargirl series is currently in development and expected to premiere on the streaming service sometime next year. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Titans and DC Universe we learn it.