Director James Wan has taken to Twitter to share two new high-res images from his upcoming Aquaman movie.
The first image features a look at Willem Dafoe as Vulko riding a hammerhead shark, with the second image featuring Patrick Wilson's Orm with his trident in hand on top a sea creature called a Tylosaur.
"Vulko and King Orm on their steeds #hammerhead #tylosaur #sealife #underwaterkingdom #Aquaman #highres," James Wan posted.
â€śAquamanâ€ť opens nationwide on Friday, December 21, 2018.
From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, â€śAquaman,â€ť starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetimeâ€”one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to beâ€¦a king
The film also stars Amber Heard (â€śJustice League,â€ť â€śMagic Mike XXLâ€ť) as Mera, a fierce warrior and Aquamanâ€™s ally throughout his journey; Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe (â€śPlatoon,â€ť â€śSpider-Man 2â€ť) as Vulko, council to the Atlantean throne; Patrick Wilson (â€śThe Conjuringâ€ť films, â€śWatchmenâ€ť) as Orm/Ocean Master, the present King of Atlantis; Dolph Lundgren (â€śThe Expendablesâ€ť films) as Nereus, King of the Atlantean tribe Xebel; Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Netflixâ€™s â€śThe Get Downâ€ť) as the vengeful Black Manta; and Oscar winner Nicole Kidman (â€śThe Hours,â€ť â€śLionâ€ť) as Arthurâ€™s mom, Atlanna; as well as Ludi Lin (â€śPower Rangersâ€ť) as Captain Murk, Atlantean Commando; and Temuera Morrison (â€śStar Wars: Episode II â€“ Attack of the Clones,â€ť â€śGreen Lanternâ€ť) as Arthurâ€™s dad, Tom Curry.
Wan directs from a screenplay by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (â€śThe Conjuring 2â€ť) and Will Beall (â€śGangster Squad,â€ť TVâ€™s â€śTraining Dayâ€ť), story by Geoff Johns & James Wan and Will Beall, based on characters from DC, Aquaman created by Paul Norris and Mort Weisinger. The film is produced by Peter Safran and Rob Cowan, with Deborah Snyder, Zack Snyder, Jon Berg, Geoff Johns and Walter Hamada serving as executive producers.
Wanâ€™s team behind the scenes includes such frequent collaborators as Oscar-nominated director of photography Don Burgess (â€śThe Conjuring 2,â€ť â€śForrest Gumpâ€ť), his five-time editor Kirk Morri (â€śThe Conjuringâ€ť films, â€śFurious 7,â€ť the â€śInsidiousâ€ť films), and production designer Bill Brzeski (â€śFurious 7â€ť). They are joined by costume designer Kym Barrett (â€śThe Matrixâ€ť trilogy, â€śThe Amazing Spider-Manâ€ť) and composer Rupert Gregson-Williams (â€śWonder Womanâ€ť).
Warner Bros. Pictures Presents a Peter Safran Production, a James Wan Film, â€śAquaman.â€ť The film is set to hit theaters December 21, 2018, in 3D and 2D and IMAX, and will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. â€śAquamanâ€ť is rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language