news culture This House of The Dragon Central Actress Will Play Supergirl in the DCU Movies!
New twist in the DCU overhaul orchestrated by the duo James Gunn (former director of Guardians of the Galaxy) and Peter Safran! While the two friends work on the foundations of the new DC Comics cinematic universe, the casting choices for the multiple characters retained by the tandem become official. After Superman, Lois Lane and Lex Luthor, it’s Supergirl’s turn to reveal her new face, and it will be that of one of the stars of House of the Dragon, spin-off of Game of Thrones!
The resurgence of the DC Comics universe in the cinema is becoming more and more concrete!
The month of December will have marked a turning point in the universe dc comics Projected in dark rooms. In fact, the launch of the second part of the adventures of Aquaman (Aquaman and the lost kingdom) marked the end of the Snyderverse… and a new failure for the competing superheroine Marvel, even if you are doing better than some of your colleagues. Now the way is clear for the new head of the DC Universe (DCU), specifically James Gunn (former flagship director of the Marvel team), currently working hard on the first stone of this new building: Superman Legacy.
For this new impulse granted to the legendary superman of dc comics and, more broadly, to this DCU brand new, the plaster is peeled ! Therefore, like the character of Geralt of Rivia, Henry Cavill retires and leaves room for a young actor… who still looks a lot like him. As the weeks passed, other names dropped: for example, Rachel Brosnahan (Loïs Lane) and Nicholas Hoult (Lex Luthor). However, there was still a big unknown around this. DCU : the identity of the Supergirl interpreter. Because yes, Clark Kent/Kal-El will not be the only star of James Gunn’s DCU and Supergirl will not be a simple cameo. a scourge that the director now wants to fight against – in one of the films of this new cinematographic universe.
James Gunn gives him wings: the young star of House of the Dragon will no longer need a dragon to fly
At the moment, we still don’t know if Supergirl will actually be in the casting. Superman Legacy or if his first appearance will be through his own film, specifically Supergirl: the woman of tomorrow. In any case, and although this feature film does not yet have a dedicated director and the script, started in November, is not yet finished, James Gunn and Peter Safran have already wanted to complete the “Supergirl” file by finding the actress who will lend her features. After many weeks of reflection and discussions with the participating artists, we now have the name of the lucky girl, and her face is actually very well known!
For Milly Alcock, a young actress of almost 24 years, her career is experiencing a meteoric rise. After the dragons of the universe. game of Thrones, the one who played Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen for five episodes of the series Dragon House will become a superhero ! Although we have already had the right to different versions of Kara Zor-el, her real name, the feature film supergirl supervised by James Gunn should offer a face ” much harder » to the female counterpart of Superman and it will not be « exactly the superhero we are used to seeing ».