A few days after Djimon Hounsou was announced as the wizard Shazam on DC’s Shazam!, an image confirming the Beninese-American actor’s role in Aquaman was released to Entertainment Weekly.
A fin-tastic exclusive new photo from director James Wan’s upcoming #Aquaman movie is here! This is the royal palace of the Fisherman King, one of the seven kingdoms of Atlantis depicted in the upcoming live-action DC movie starring #JasonMomoa. Click the link in our bio for more details. 📷: Warner Bros. Pictures
According to the report, the cut is from a scene where Hounsou’s character, Fisherman King, and King Orm, played by Patrick Wilson contemplate waging war against the surface dwellers [us] who keep polluting the ocean and endangering the lives of the sea creatures. Aquaman will be released later this year, on the 21st of December, followed closely by Shazam, which is to be released in April of 2019. In between both, Djimon Hounsou will reprise his role as Korath the Pursuer Marvel’s Captain Marvel in March next year.
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