James Gunn Plotting Mysterious New DC Film

Because the Dwayne Johnson-starring Black Adam opens in cinemas this week (learn our evaluate), Warner Bros. might be hoping its DC arm can begin to actually discover its method, although it nonetheless lacks general management. However in brighter information for the studio, James Gunn is trying to make no less than yet another film for the DCEU (or no matter kind it finally ends up taking).

As a part of a sprawling piece in The Hollywood Reporter, phrase arrives that Gunn and producing associate Peter Safran are in talks with Warners about making a brand new DC film (and presumably extra). There are zero particulars as to which characters Gunn is concentrating on (a The Suicide Squad sequel appears unlikely, particularly as the author/director is already busy with a second season of spin-off Peacemaker and different Squad-based reveals).

Additionally within the report is phrase of constant growth of a Man Of Metal sequel, with the studio hoping that Henry Cavill will certainly be again for an additional film. Johnson is angling to have his character face off towards Supes in a future film.

And elsewhere on the Superman entrance, JJ Abrams, regardless of the scrapping of some of his in-development initiatives with the studio, continues to be working with Ta-Nehisi Coates on making a model of Krypton’s most well-known son, as reported final yr.

Then now we have Batman. Matt Reeves, who noticed success with The Batman is making his personal growth plans, alongside the deliberate collection centered on Colin Farrell’s Penguin. Within the Reporter‘s story, it’s talked about that Reeves is assembly with writers and administrators to determine movies based mostly round different members of the Darkish Knight’s rogue’s gallery. Even when essentially the most well-known of them is busy in a completely completely different universe getting ready to make music…

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