Warner Bros. will not be present at Comic-Con 2019’s Hall-H this year.
After what most consider a rocky start, the recent success of Aquaman and Shazam! had even the most critical fans eager to see what Warner Bros. has planned for the future of the DC Extended Universe. While fans hoped to see hear news or see fresh footage from Warner Bros.’ upcoming slate of DC films, the studio will not have a presentation at Comic-Con’s Hall-H this year.
Fandango’s Erik Davis first reported Warner Bros.’ absence at Hall-H in a social media post about It: Chapter 2 director Andy Muschietti announcing the highly-anticipated horror film will come to ScareDiego at San Diego Comic-Con, with new footage and additional “surprises” expected to be unveiled. While Warner Bros. won’t be present at Hall-H this year, the studio may have material for Comic-Con at its ScareDiego presentation.
THIS JUST IN: #ITChapter2 director Andy Muschietti announced that the film will come to ScareDiego at San Diego Comic-Con. Expect new footage & other surprises
(Also of note: This will be WB's only major panel presence at #SDCC this year for its movies. No Hall H for the studio) pic.twitter.com/zRv72FP0g0
— Erik Davis (@ErikDavis) June 5, 2019
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Warner Bros. and DC Films are currently developing a number of projects based on the companies line-up of heroes. These projects include The Batman, The Flash standalone film, Green Lantern Corps, Black Adam, Cyborg, Supergirl, New Gods, and Nightwing.
Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Warner Bros.’ slate of DC Films!
Comic-Con 2019 will be held from July 18 to 21, 2019, at the San Diego Convention Center.
Clay Enos Shares Hi-Res Stills Of ‘Batman v Superman’, ‘Justice League’ & More
Photographer Clay Enos has shared a huge batch of new hi-res stills from DCEU films such as Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Wonder Woman, Justice League, and Suicide Squad which includes several new images of Jared Leto as The Joker.
The hi-res images range from stills to behind the scenes photos featuring directors Zack Snyder and David Ayer working with cast members including Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman and Will Smith as Deadshot. In addition to the new images of Jared Leto's Joker, a new image of Gadot as Wonder Woman in her own standalone film is included among the hi-res stills.
You can check out the images in the gallery below.
Warner Bros. and DC Films have many projects currently being developed including The Batman, The Flash standalone film, Green Lantern Corps, Black Adam, Supergirl, New Gods, and Nightwing.
The DCEU continues this month with Aquaman which is now playing and will be followed by Shazam! on April 5, 2019, Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, and Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020. A standalone Joker film set outside of the DC Films universe starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime is also set to hit theaters October 4, 2019.
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.
From Warner Bros. Pictures and director, James Wan comes an action-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.
Aquaman is now playing. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the future of the current DC cinematic universe as we learn it.
Source: Clay Enos