Variety is reporting that novelist Ta-Nehisi Coates has been hired to a feature reboot of Superman for Warner Bros that will produced by J.J. Abrams.
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.
In a social media post today Zack Snyder confirmed that the upcoming Zack Snyder’s Justice League will be available worldwide on VOD on the same day as its previously announced debut on HBO Max in the U.S. on March 18th 2021 (with the exception of China, France, and Japan, where the release dates are TBD). Specific details of the services where the film will be available internationally are still to be confirmed but are expected to be released soon.
Joe Barton is heading to Gotham to take over showrunning duties on HBO Max’s upcoming The Batman TV series.
The British writer has joined the series as showrunner and exec producer following the departure of Terence Winter in November.