This will be the villain of Aquaman 2

We are already hearing more plans for the DC Comics film Aquaman 2 which will be released in theaters in December 2022.

Dc comics it’s gathering momentum and will release a ton of movies in the next few years. But without a doubt the one that stands out the most is Aquaman 2, as it will be the spectacular sequel to the success of 2018. Since with 1,148 million dollars it is the premiere with the highest collection of all the heroes of the League of Justice.

For now, we know that they will return to Aquaman 2 two of the villains from the first installment. Since they are confirmed Orm / Ocean Master (Patrick Wilson) and the vengeful pirate David Kane / Black Manta (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II). It has been precisely this last actor who has commented in a recent interview how we will see his characters in the new film.

“Now we have a character who is more mature, who has more time to breathe. And we came to understand him and some of his values ​​and some of his motives ”. Said Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. “Hopefully, in Aquaman 2, we can present a more complete version of David Kane.”

The actor went on to explain that while the first installment focused more on his Black Manta character, the sequel will better define who David Kane is under his massive helmet.

“In the first movie, we met him, but mostly he was about Black Manta.” Added. “And in Aquaman 2, my hope is that we can get to know David Kane a little bit more and find out what motivates him, and some of the things he wants and struggles with. It’s a bit more mature experience for me and I’m looking forward to bringing it to the screen. “

Director James wan will repeat in the direction and has promised that Aquaman 2 will be a more terrifying experience while maintaining all the epic. Unfortunately, we don’t have many plot details for now, but we do know that Jason Momoa (Arthur Curry), Amber Heard (Mera), Patrick Wilson (Orm), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Black Manta), Temuera Morrison (Tom Curry) and will add Pilou Asbæk. Although the actor who became famous for playing Euron Greyjoy in Game of Thrones has not yet revealed who he will play.

Aquaman 2 will be released on December 16, 2022.