Ben Affleck’s DCEU farewell tour has added a further date with the news that he is set to appear as Bruce Wayne in Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom.
It would have been nice to experience the reveal of Batfleck’s return while actually watching the movie, but the God of the Sea himself, Jason Momoa, broke the news of the reunion on his Instagram account, writing “REUNITED bruce and arthur. love u and miss u Ben WB studio tours just explored the backlot alright. busted on set all great things coming AQUAMAN 2 all my aloha j”.
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Affleck was last seen in the DCEU in 2021’s extended cut of Zack Snyder’s Justice League, and will don the bat-suit again for Andy Muschietti’s The Flash.
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“When an ancient power is unleashed, Aquaman must forge an uneasy alliance with an unlikely ally to protect Atlantis, and the world, from irreversible devastation.”
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom reunites Jason Momoa with director James Wan and co-stars Amber Heard (Mera), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Black Manta), Patrick Wilson (Orm), Temuera Morrison (Tom Curry), Randall Park (Stephen Shin) and Dolph Lundgren (King Nereus), while Ben Affleck returns as Bruce Wayne. New additions to the cast include Indya Moore (Queen & Slim) as Karshon, Vincent Regan (300) as King Atlan, Jani Zhao (South) as Stingray, and Pilou Asbæk (Game of Thrones) in an as-yet-unrevealed role.
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom is set for release on March 17th, 2023.