Warner Bros just out Aquaman 2 for December 16, 2022. The only other major studio release already booked this weekend is a live action movie without a Disney title. Christmas Day falls on a Sunday of this year and Illumination Animation features an untitled movie that opens on Wednesday, December 21st.
Earlier this month, Deadline announced that Warner Bros has called on James Wan collaborator David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick for the follow-up.. Johnson-McGoldrick co-wrote Aquaman with Will Beall. James Wan and Peter Safran produce.
Aquaman has brought in $ 1.1 billion worldwide, becoming the most profitable movie of all time for WB, flying The black knight gets up ($ 1.08 billion). Almost $ 333 million of this number was hit in the United States and Canada.
Warner Bros. and DC are also preparing a spin-off titled The trench, which is written by novice screenwriters Noah Gardner and Aidan Fitzgerald. He will have a horror perspective centered on The Trench, a relatively new creature in DC Comics mythology who appeared briefly in the first film attacking the superhero of Jason Momoa and Amber Heard's Mera.
It will be produced by Wan and Safran, less expensive to manufacture than Aquaman and does not involve any of the original distribution keys, including Momoa or Heard.