Holy superheroes, Batman! Former ‘Game of Thrones’ actor Jason Momoa is set to play Aquaman in the highly-anticipated film ‘Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice.’ Khal Drogo would be so pleased to hear of this.
‘Justice League’: Jason Momoa To Play Aquaman
In the best news you’ll hear all day, Jason Momoa is going to play Aquaman in 2015’s Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, HitFix reports.
This casting news just fuels the buzz surrounding another upcoming superhero film: Justice League. Aquaman is a crucial part of the League, along with Green Lantern and The Flash.
Aquaman’s powers include controlling the high seas as well as super-strength and super-speed, among others.
Jason is best known for his recent role on Game of Thrones as Khal Drogo. The fan-favorite character co-starred opposite Emilia Clarke (more formerly known as Khaleesi) until he was killed off in season one.
Jason will co-star alongside Laurence Fishburne, Jesse Eisenburg, Holly Hunter and Amy Adams in the Superman sequel. Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice is set to hit theaters May 6, 2016.
HollywoodLifers, what do you think about Jason as Aquaman? Are you excited for Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice? (We are.) Are you missing Khal on Game of Thrones? (We are.) Drop us a comment below!
— Avery Thompson