Warner Bros. have debuted the first official promotional art for their upcoming “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” during last week’s Hong Kong Licensing Show. Read on for further details.
According to Comicbook.com, the movie is the first in line of wave of DC-titled pics that will hit theaters till 2020. The promotional art features DC’s big three who will also be making major appearances in the pic, Superman (Henry Cavill), Batman (Ben Affleck) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot). As of this writing, there’s is no official statement yet if the image will remain as the promotional art for the pic or if the photo was solely used for the show.
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Moreover, the much-anticipated trailer for Warner Bros.’ superhero action pic “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is rumored to be set and attached to the “Jupiter Ascending” premiere, which opens weeks from now, in February 2015. Other pics rumored to have their trailer debuts include “Furious 7,” “Magic Mike XXL” and “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder are producing, with Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Wesley Coller, David S. Goyer and Geoff Johns serving as executive producers. “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is directed by Zack Snyder, who also directed the pic “Man of Steel.” It is the intended sequel to 2013’s “Man of Steel” and the second installment in the DC Comics’ shared universe films.
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” stars Henry Cavill, who reprises his role as Clark Kent/Superman from 2013’s “Man of Steel,” Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from “Man of Steel,” Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film.
Pre-production began at East Los Angeles College in October 2013 while principal photography started on May 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is scheduled to release in the United States on Mar. 25, 2016 and in the United Kingdom on Apr. 29, 2016, in 3D, a sequel was announced at 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International, after the release of “Man of Steel.”
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