Thursday, May 04, 2017

"Aquaman" Makes A Splash

Warner Bros. Pictures' action adventure "Aquaman", directed by James Wan, starring Jason Momoa has started shooting principal photography, in an underwater action adventure that could make Marvel's 'Namor: The Sub-Mariner' look like 'Charlie The Tuna':

Oscar winner Nicole Kidman plays 'Queen Atlanna', the mother of 'Aquaman'.

"...created by Robert Bernstein and Ramona Fradon for DC's "Adventure Comics" #260 (1959) 'Atlanna' is a member of the 'Atlantean Royal Family' and the mother of 'Aquaman'.

"In her first origin stories she left 'Atlantis' to travel abroad, but was almost killed in a raging hurricane. Her unconscious body was found by 'Tom Curry', an ex-sailor, now lonely lighthouse keeper. 

"Tom nursed her back to health, then made love with the princess, until they had a son 'Arthur Curry'.

"She kept her Royal Atlantean origins secret, until on her deathbed, she confessed the truth about her life to Tom and young Arthur..."

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