Earlier today, video taken from Vero of director Zack Snyder unveiling new Aquaman VFX test footage hit the web. The video itself gave us a new look at the King of Atlantis underwater. Snyder has now officially shared that video on his Twitter account.
The test footage itself is from the upcoming superhero team-up Justice League. You can check it out below.
Working on my birthday 🎉 pic.twitter.com/tLidlUrcyn
— Zack Snyder (@ZackSnyder) March 2, 2017
Justice Leauge stars Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman, Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Ezra Miller as Barry Allen/The Flash, Ray Fisher as Victor Stone/Cyborg, Willem Dafoe as Nuidis Vulko, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Amber Heard as Mera, Jeremy Irons as Alfred Pennyworth, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Connie Nielson as Queen Hippolyta, and J.K. Simmons as Commissioner James Gordon. Here’s the official synopsis:
Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. But despite the formation of this unprecedented league of heroes—Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash—it may already be too late to save the planet from an assault of catastrophic proportions.
Justice League hits theaters November 17, 2017.
Following Justice League, Mamoa will reprise his role as Aquaman in a standalone feature. The film will be the fifth installment to the DCEU.
Aquaman also stars Amber Heard as Mera, Queen of Atlantis, Patrick Wilson as Aquaman’s villainous half-brother Orm Marius aka Ocean Master, Temuera Morrison as Aquaman’s father Thomas Curry, Willem Dafoe as Nuidis Vulko, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta. Plot details are still unavailable as an official synopsis has yet to be released, however, a possible synopsis was recently revealed. You can check it out here.
Warner Bros. has deemed October 5, 2018, as a day worthy for the King of Atlantis to make his big splash in theaters.