Strap on that Trident, dive into the sea, and head back to Atlantis because the new Aquaman series is headed to HBO!
It seems now with the upcoming HBO Max the company has decided to also invest in a few DC shows there. HBO Max is not
The new Aquaman series will be called Aquaman: King of Atlantis and is apparently set right after he becomes the King of Atlantis as he deals with challenges from the surface and within Atlantis.
Aside from the titular character returning, Aquaman will also be joined by Vulko and Mera as his royal advisors. It is also worth noting that this new Aquaman series is going to be an animated one so at this point in time it is unclear if Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, and Willem Dafoe will lend
Sarah Aubrey, the head of HBO originals has said, “This DC property is a fan-favorite rich with well-known characters and dynamic storylines, On the heels of Warner Bros. Pictures’ box office smash hit, we are certain ‘Aquaman: King of Atlantis’ will be an exciting addition to our already robust slate of kids and family programming.”
It is also worth noting that James Wan, the director of Fast and Furious 7 as well as the Aquaman film in 2018, has been brought in as executive producer for the series. The release date for this series is also unclear at this time but
Needless to say with the two new shows coming out on HBO max the DC presence on TV will be stronger than ever.