FINALLY! 'Aquaman' finds its villain 'Black Manta'

| Updated: Feb 01, 2017 19:07 IST

Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 1 (ANI): The DC extended movie universe has been on a roller coaster ride with directors stepping down from their projects to movies getting panned by the critics all over the world. But a good news has finally come in, as the villain of 'Aquaman' has been casted. The 'Get Down' star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, has landed a role in James Wan's directorial as the villain Black Manta. The actor has been riding high with the upcoming movies he has been casted in, which include 'Baywatch' and Fox's musical biopic 'The Greatest Showman On Earth'. Jason Momoa's 'Aquaman' made a cameo in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' and will join the team again in upcoming 'Justice League' movie, helmed by Zack Snyder. The release date stated for solo 'Aquaman' film is October 5, 2018. Helmed by James Wan, the flick stars Jason Momoa, Amber Heard and Patrick Wilson. (ANI)
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