Aquaman is an American superhero film. The American superhero film is based on DC Comics character by the same name ‘Aquaman’. It was premiered back in the year 2018. Since then the admirers of Jason Momoa starring as Aquaman and DC comics have been eagerly waiting for its sequel. Movies were critically acclaimed at the time of its release. However, it gained popularity and attention very soon following DC Comics fanbase. The superhero film was, however, a box office hit with over $ 1.1 billion worldwide. It was the fifth highest-grossing film of 2018 worldwide. It has been ranked at 7 out of 10 on IMBD and 80% on Rotten Tomatoes.
The plot features the underwater mystical Kingdom of Atlantis. Atlantis is divided into seven different Kingdoms. Aquaman starred by Jason Momoa has a conflicting relationship with his half-brother King Orm of Atlantis. This conflict emerges as a central theme. Orm plans to unite all seven kingdoms of Atlantis to fight mundanes and take over the continents.
According to recent reports, it is confirmed that Aquaman 2, namely the sequel will be releasing in December 2022. I know a two-year wait is long but in an interview DC Studios stated that they have big plans for the sequel and would not want to rush it. Following DC studio’s statement, Jason Momoa in an interview mentioned that the sequel will be much more than what admirers expect it to be. Momoa also stated that he’s passionate about this project and would not want anything less than perfection. The filming for the sequel will be starting soon.
Although, there are no official reports confirming the cast. Some of them are expected to be featured in the sequel namely: Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry a.k.an Aquaman, Amber Heard As Mera, Patrick Wilson as Orm, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, Nicole Kidman as Atlanna and Julie Andrew as Karathen. The prequel, in the end, featured Atlanna. Therefore it is confirmed that we’ll be seeing more of Atlanna and we might even see Arthur and Mera’s romance blooming.