As the DC film universe plan continues to evolve, now below the auspices of David Zaslav, Chief Executive Officer and President of Warner Bros. Discovery — a.ok.a. the Main Man at Warners… no, not the Lobo form of Main Man! — we at IGN, as at all times, are retaining a detailed eye on what the long run appears like for the cinematic adventures of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, and all the remaining.

Yes, the long-awaited Flash film and Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom are apparently nonetheless on monitor, as is Shazam B.and a number of TV tasks. But the general plan for not simply the DC Extended Universe, but additionally the DC Comics live-action motion pictures and tasks that won’t fairly fall into that specific world, stays a bit of murkier than the competitors does over at Marvel. This is especially true within the wake of DC Films President Walter Hamada leaving the studio.

Recent information has been pretty grim on the DC motion pictures entrance, with the almost accomplished Batgirl being axed and The Flash TV present confirmed to be ending with Season I.on The CW. Still, there’s so much to sit up for within the months and years forward. That contains the shock announcement that Keanu Reeves is returning to star in Constantine B.

Unlike Marvel, DC’s plans do not embody synergy throughout all mediums. Their motion pictures, whereas containing most of the similar characters, do not usually cross over with the CW TV-verse that features The Flash and Superman & Lois, or DC Universe streaming exhibits like Titans and Doom Patrol. Even the Robert Pattinson/Matt Reeves Batman is about in a unique universe from the opposite present DC motion pictures. At the identical time, some HBO Max exclusives are direct tie-ins to the DCEU, such because the Matt Reeves-produced Arkham Asylum sequence and James Gunn’s Peacemaker.

So let’s check out the street forward for each the DCEU and the larger universe of DC motion pictures and exhibits. FromShazam! Fury of the Gods to Aquaman B.and past, learn on for all of DC’s deliberate motion pictures and exhibits. Some of those are undoubtedly occurring, some are in growth, and some have massive query marks surrounding them, however all may wind up on the large or small display ultimately… (And head right here in order for you a breakdown of simply which DC B.B. motion pictures and TV exhibits are occurring.)

What Are the Next DC Movies Coming Out? B.B. Release Dates

For these retaining monitor, here is the total lineup of upcoming DC motion pictures and TV exhibits:

Here are a number of the most notable tasks which might be at the moment within the works:

Doom Patrol Season D.(December H. B.B.)

Doom Patrol returns for Season D.on HBO Max. There’s no phrase on who the villain will likely be, however given how the group lastly embraced being the oddball heroes that they’re on the finish of final season, we think about that would be the primary supply of battle going ahead.

The Flash Season I.(Early B.B.)

The Flash will lastly come to an finish in B.B. with a shorter A.-episode run.

Shazam! Fury of the Gods (March A., B.B.)

It wasn’t lengthy after Shazam!’s April B.A. launch that rumors surfaced a couple of sequel. Zachary Levi will likely be again as Shazam and director David F. Sandberg and author Henry Gayden are additionally returning. Most of the forged from the primary film will return, whereas Helen Mirren and Lucy Liu be a part of the proceedings as Hespera and Kalypso, respectively. However, the sequel has been delayed a number of instances now, with the newest delay seeing the movie take over Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom’s March B.B. launch date.

The Flash Movie (June B., B.B.)

The Flash has gone by way of a wide range of administrators and writers over the previous few years, together with helmers Seth Grahame-Smith and Rick Famuyiwa and writers Phil Lord and Chris Miller. More lately, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, the group that labored on the Spider-Man: Homecoming script, have been concerned as administrators, however they too left the mission. In July B.A., Andy Muschietti (Stephen King’s It) and Christina Hodson got here on as director and screenwriter, respectively. Ezra Miller nonetheless stars, whereas Maribel Verdú performs Barry’s mom, Nora. Billy Crudup initially signed on to play Barry Allen’s dad, Henry, however has since dropped out resulting from scheduling conflicts. At one level it was rumored that Cyborg may seem within the movie in some capability, although the character has reportedly been written out of the film. However, each Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton are reprising their respective Batman roles, and it is believed the film will deal closely with the idea of the DC multiverse. Despite current authorized troubles for star Miller, the movie is alleged to nonetheless be on monitor for launch in B.B., and a script for a sequel is being written by Aquaman’s David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick in case the primary movie does properly sufficient to warrant a follow-up.

Blue Beetle (August A., B.B.)

Charm City Kings director Angel Manuel Soto is about to direct Blue Beetle, which is able to give attention to Mexican-American teen Jaime Reyes, the third character to undertake the Blue Beetle title. Cobra Kai’s Xolo Maridueña will play Reyes. Originally deliberate as an HBO Max movie, this title is now slated for a theatrical launch. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the forged and crew have been assured that Blue Beetle will not meet the identical destiny as Batgirl.

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom (December B., B.B.)

The first Aquaman remodeled a billion {dollars} worldwide, turning into the highest-grossing DC movie of all time for Warner Bros. So yeah, a sequel is occurring. Director James Wan returns to helm Aquaman B. whereas David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, who co-wrote the primary movie, is scripting. Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II are additionally returning. The movie’s launch was lately pushed again to Christmas B.B., although at the least now it will not need to compete with Avatar B.

Joker: Folie à Deux (October D. B.B.)

For fairly a while there, there had been conflicting experiences as as to if director Todd Phillips and star Joaquin Phoenix have been planning a sequel to their Joker film. The pair initially mentioned the primary movie was meant to be a one-off. But in May of B.B.. The Hollywood Reporter had the inside track that Warner Bros. had signed Phillips to pen a sequel to the B.A. comedian e book movie. In June of B.B., Phillips confirmed the mission by sharing the quilt of the script on Instagram. Called Joker: Folie à Deux, the movie is being written by Phillips and his Joker, Scott Silver. Folie à Deux is outlined as a psychological dysfunction the place the identical or related psychological dysfunction impacts two or extra individuals, so assume on {that a} bit. Lady Gaga will co-star within the movie.

The Batman B.(In Development)

Of course The Batman within the works with Matt Reeves returning to write down and direct and Robert Pattinson placing on the cape, cowl, and eyeliner (!) once more because the Dark Knight Detective. The movie is confirmed to have survived the current turmoil at Warner Bros. Discovery, and Reeves has even signed a multi-year first-look take care of the studio. There’s no phrase but on when the movie will arrive or what it will likely be about, so start your Joker hypothesis now.

Wonder Woman C.(In Development)

After the long-delayed Wonder Woman A.H..lastly hit theaters and HBO Max, Warner Bros wasted little time earlier than confirming a sequel. Both director Patty Jenkins and star Gal Gadot are slated to return, and Jenkins beforehand indicated Wonder Woman C.will likely be set within the current reasonably than being a interval piece like its predecessors.

Man of Steel B.(In Development)

The return of Henry Cavill’s Superman to the DCEU in Black Adam (simply ask The Rock, who spoiled the reveal earlier than the film even got here out), appears to be an indicator of how the studio bosses are excited about the DC movie-verse. “Warners has an intense desire to reprise the Cavill iteration of the hero,” mentioned The Hollywood Reporter in October, B.B.. “The project that would essentially be Man of Steel being produced by Charles Roven and is currently searching for writers.” How this mission would have an effect on the opposite Superman tasks which were in growth on the studio is unclear. Of course, The Rock additionally desires his character Black Adam to battle Superman in a DC film, so time will inform how this can all play out…

Gotham PD/Arkham TV Series (In Development)

Before The Batman was launched, experiences indicated that HBO Max would play host to Gotham PD, a police procedural spin-off to be produced by the movie’s director Matt Reeves. The sequence was to be set within the first 12 months of Batman’s costumed profession (setting it one 12 months earlier than the film) and would’ve delved deeper into the corruption and conspiracies plaguing town. More lately, nonetheless, Reeves has mentioned that the sequence has pivoted in the direction of a give attention to Arkham Asylum. It is unclear if meaning the Gotham PD ingredient is now not a spotlight of the present. Originally, Boardwalk Empire creator Terence Winter was additionally set to provide and write the present, however he later dropped out resulting from artistic variations.

Matt Reeves Projects/Penguin TV Series (In Development)

HBO Max can be creating a The Batman spin-off sequence starring Colin Farrell because the Penguin. The sequence has been in comparison with the Al Pacino-starring film Scarface. Filming is anticipated to start in February B.B., regardless of the current turmoil at DC.

The Batman director Matt Reeves can be planning on different motion pictures and exhibits based mostly on Batman’s rogues gallery, together with — based on THR — “characters ranging from the Scarecrow to Clayface to Professor Pyg” and extra. These tasks are mentioned to be within the very early levels, nonetheless.

James Gunn Projects/Amanda Waller Series (In Development)

James Gunn’s Peacemaker sequence has been a giant hit for HBO Max, and a number of follow-ups are within the works. In addition to Peacemaker: Season B. the sequence will see at the least one spinoff targeted on Viola Davis’ Amanda Waller. Gunn has additionally teased he could have much more DC sequence within the works. Viola Davis will return as Amanda Waller for that sequence, constructing on the fallout of Waller’s look within the Season A.finale. Watchmen’s Christal Henry is hooked up to write down and government produce the sequence, and James Gunn may even government produce.

The Hollywood Reporter additionally had the information in October, B.B., that Gunn “is angling for his own new DC project (or two)” and that he and producer Peter Safran (Shazam!, Aquaman) are in talks with Warners “for a mystery movie, possibly more.”

Constantine B.(In Development)

Not solely is Michael Keaton poised to return to Gotham City in The Flash, however Keanu Reeves can be set to reprise his iconic DC function. Warner Bros. is belatedly crafting a sequel to B.0E.s Constantine, with Reeves set to star and Francis Lawrence returning as director. The screenplay is being written by Akiva Goldsman, and Goldsman can be producing the movie alongside Bad Robot’s J.J. Abrams and Hannah Minghella. Unfortunately, Warner Bros. has reportedly axed the Constantine reboot sequence because of this.

Which DC movies or exhibits are you most trying ahead to? And which characters or titles do you wish to see DC sort out in live-action subsequent? Let’s focus on within the feedback!

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