You’ve waited almost five years however you’re now simply seconds away from seeing the first trailer for Aquaman 2. The official title, after all, is Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom and it picks up after the occasions of the 2018 unique. Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) is now the King of Atlantis. He’s married to Mera (Amber Heard) and although his brother Orm (Patrick Wilson) is locked away, Arthur will want his assist to defeat Black Manta (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II), a brand new villain lifeless set on ending Arthur’s world.
What occurs subsequent? Let director James Wan clarify in a trailer that may solely be described as a journey.
What did we let you know, proper? Beginning with these easy jokes about being unemployed, constructing to the olive department in direction of his brother, and ending with simply all-out underwater madness within the mildew of Lord of the Rings, Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom seems prefer it’s going to be rather a lot. However, don’t overlook, the primary film was rather a lot, and Wan did it that means on function.
“It’s a film that’s very near me. It’s very particular to me, particularly from the place we began with the primary film and with the place we’re going with this one,” Wan instructed a gaggle of journalists in LA this week. “For me, it actually appears like The Misplaced Kingdom is like the proper companion with the primary Aquaman. It’s like one and two simply really feel prefer it suits collectively. So I hope you guys really feel the identical means ultimately once you see the ultimate movie.”
One factor that does appear a bit off this time is the truth that Aquaman and Mera have a household—however Wan says that got here from a really well-known a part of his previous. “I discovered about household from Quick and Livid, you guys,” the director of Furious 7 joked. “You’ll be able to see a little bit of that performed into [Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom] in a giant, massive means. No, severely. The household facet in that is one thing that was essential for me and you’ve got Vin [Diesel] thank for that.”
Now we have Wan to thank for Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom, which opens December 20. We’ll have extra from the director later at this time. Plus, right here’s the primary poster.
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