Deadline are reporting that a new actress has been cast to play the DC hero ‘Supergirl’ in the upcoming ‘Flash‘ movie. This marks the first appearance of the charecter in DC’s Cinematic Universe although she does feature in The CW’s hit show ‘Supergirl’ (played by Mellissa Benoist). Chosen from over 425 actresses who auditioned, Daytime Emmy nominee Sasha Calle (The Young and the Restless) has scored the feature role as Supergirl. The Boston, MA born-Columbian actress will be first Latina Supergirl ever in DC’s history.
Warner Bros has announced Wonder Woman 1984 on streaming service HBO Max and cinemas on Christmas Day in USA. And we now have confirmation that the film will also be released in the UK on 16th December 2020. It is still unclear however whether this will be a cinema or VOD release in the UK where many large cinema chains are currently on limited opening or closed indefinitely.
Robert Pattinson has been cleared to return to filming ‘The Batman’ again after his positive COVID-19 test brought production on the comic book movie to a standstill. The studio has never confirmed the identity of the person with the positive test and did not reveal any information about Pattinson’s condition or if anyone else on the production tested positive. Representatives for Pattinson also never acknowledged that he had contracted the virus, though Variety confirmed an initial report in Vanity Fair that the actor had COVID-19.
Wonder Woman 1984 is officially delayed to later in 2020. After initially moving Wonder Woman 1984 to August, the studio then settled on an October release date, positioning Wonder Woman 1984 about a month after Tenet’s domestic debut. According to The Wall Street Journal, Wonder Woman 1984 has been delayed again. A new official release date is not set, but WB plans for Wonder Woman 1984 to come out later in 2020. The current scheduled date is December 25th 2020.
Leading figures in the U.K. film production sector told Variety Friday that they continue to have absolute faith in the measures being taken to keep cast and crew safe from COVID-19 on British sets. Production on “The Batman” has reportedly resumed at Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, U.K., albeit without star Robert Pattinson’s presence, according to the Daily Mail. On Thursday, Pattinson was diagnosed with COVID-19 and has to self-isolate for 14 days. Warner Bros.’ had reportedly suspended filming in the United Kingdom after star Robert Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19.
Warner Bros.’ The Batman has suspended filming in the United Kingdom after star Robert Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19.
In a panel at DC FanDome further details were shared about the upcoming live-action DC movie ‘The Flash’. The panel featured film-makers Andy Muschietti (IT) and Barbara Muschietti along with the film’s star Ezra Miller and screenwriter Christina Hodson (Birds of Prey, Bumblebee).
Ezra Miller is ofcourse on board to star as Barry Allen, AKA, the Flash. And we got to see some concept images for his new suit.
During The DC FanDome panel for the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984 a new trailer was unveiled for the film – check it out below! The panel featured stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig and Pedro Pascal, and director/co-writer/producer Patty Jenkins as well as Brazilian fandome hosts Érico Borgo and Aline Diniz. There was also a surprise appearance from Lynda carter.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Michael Keaton, who starred as Batman/Bruce Wayne in the Tim Burton‘s Batman (1989) & Batman Returns, is in talks to reprise the character for Warner Bros.’s DC movie, The Flash.