During the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, DC showed off the new superhero uniforms from their upcoming films slated for the next few years, including Ezra Miller‘s costume for The Lightning. Collider’s own Stephen WeintraubThe exclusive images from the event reveal more about the mystery film and show how the Speedster costume will change after its final appearance in justice league.
in the justice league, Miller wore a techno-themed suit as his version of The Flash. The uniform looked like it was made out of multiple pieces of metal, showing how this version of the speedster hero was willing to use armor pieces to protect himself in battle. The new uniform designed by Alexandra ByrnShe closely follows the comics and goes in the opposite direction.
Rather than being made up of multiple moving parts, the new Flash uniform is made out of a single red piece that looks like rubber. The costume also features a lighter shade of red that looks more like the hero’s comic book counterpart, rather than reusing the darker tones justice league. The symbol at the center of the new costume is also taken straight from the comics, with the yellow lightning bolt in the center of a white circle. in the justice leagueThe Flash had dropped the ring entirely in favor of a different design.
In addition to Mueller, The Lightning Cast also includes Michael Keaton as Batman, Kiersey Clemons as Iris West, Maribel Verdu as Nora Allen and Ron Livingston as Henry Allen, replacing Billy Crudup as Barry’s father after his appearance in justice league. Sasha Calle will also appear as Supergirl, and the heroine also revealed her new uniform today. social media star Rudy Mancuso and Saoirse Monica Jackson are also involved in the project in undisclosed roles.
The Lightning is led by It‘s Andy Pussetti based on a screenplay by bumblebee‘s Christine Hodson. Warner Bros. keeps the lid closed The Lightning‘s production, as the upcoming film promises to change the future of DC superheroes in cinemas.
We still have a whole year ahead of us The Lightning‘s release, there are three more DC movies set for release in 2022. We will see her on October 21st Dwayne Johnson lead the super villain-centric Black Adam. Then, on December 21st. Zachary Levi will be back for the highly anticipated sequel Shazam! wrath of the gods. Finally, a solo Batgirl film for HBO Max is also in development, starring Leslie Grace as the titular heroine and Brendan Fraser as Batman’s villain Firefly. Curiously, Keaton will also be reprising his role as Batman bat girl.
The Lightning is scheduled to hit theaters on June 23, 2023. Check out the pictures of Flash’s new costume below.
Here’s a full list of upcoming DC movies: from Black Adam to Aquaman 2 and beyond