James Wan Teases A Frozen Locale As ‘Aquaman And The Lost Kingdom’ Begins Shooting

Is Amber Heard trending on Twitter again? If so, then you know something is up with the Aquaman sequel, which we recently learned would be titled Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom. Today saw the official start of production, confirmed by director James Wan himself from a very icy locale…


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Is this frozen land the Lost Kingdom? Or has something happened to Atlantis that caused it to ice over?

Plot details remain buried in the ocean depths. Jason Momoa will return as Athur Curry, with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Patrick Wilson as Orm, Pilou Asbaek in an unknown role, and Amber Heard as Mera. A certain segment of angry Twitter trolls have made it their life mission to get Heard fired from the film because of her issues with Johnny Depp. Personally, I hope they give her a bigger role just to piss these folks off.

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom opens December 16th 2022.

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