News

Aquaman Star Jason Momoa Shows Superheroes Can Have a "Tender" Side

Plus, Nicole Kidman, Amber Heard, director James Wan, and the rest of the Aquaman team on the trailer's biggest moments and the movie's inspirations.

by | July 22, 2018 | Comments

The stars and director of the biggest movie at Comic-Con – that would be Aquaman – sat down with Rotten Tomatoes on Saturday ahead of their Hall H panel. And with the trailer finally out there, Jason Momoa, Patrick Wilson, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Amber Heard, Nicole Kidman, and director James Wan were free to reveal fresh details about the movie (including villain Black Manta’s suit).

Wan went deep on the visual inspirations for the movie, while Heard said Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman had done, well, wonders for females in superhero movies. Nicole Kidman said she is making a welcome return to the DC family, while Momoa, always a show stealer, described what a “Momoa Kingdom” would look like (lots of Guinness and plenty of meat) and talked about the responsibility of being the first brown-skinned title movie superhero.

Aquaman is in theaters December 21, 2018

Tag Cloud

ESPN Amazon Prime Disney Calendar crime Year in Review GoT Emmys cats mockumentary Kids & Family Thanksgiving talk show TBS IFC Comedy Central ratings based on movie Tumblr game show SundanceTV witnail CBS All Access 2018 dramedy Brie Larson award winner Countdown YA CMT streaming Star Trek Lionsgate Rock psycho Horror Lucasfilm Reality Rom-Com GIFs Star Wars spinoff Martial Arts Sony Pictures crime thriller facebook discovery AMC elevated horror Rocky Tomatazos Reality Competition BBC America justice league Awards Red Carpet PaleyFest Paramount Network SXSW spider-man MTV vampires Warner Bros. National Geographic DGA Film Festival Shudder Pirates DC streaming service Esquire singing competition PBS romance Christmas strong female leads Awards Tour Cannes DC Universe animated zombies Walt Disney Pictures Elton John CBS war Biopics OWN FX Bravo comiccon dc Food Network 45 El Rey unscripted serial killer Fox News TLC ABC police drama 24 frames SDCC Mindy Kaling TCA 2017 Winners WGN doctor who GLAAD TV Land Columbia Pictures green book YouTube Red See It Skip It Britbox adventure dceu Infographic Women's History Month transformers Grammys CNN 21st Century Fox Masterpiece Pixar docudrama Universal historical drama anthology boxoffice sequel Ovation mutant Nickelodeon VH1 Marathons The Arrangement politics travel TCA President MCU miniseries TV Comic Book crime drama NBC New York Comic Con Creative Arts Emmys Toys APB Superheroe Podcast Drama Holidays Certified Fresh Schedule Crackle Sneak Peek Super Bowl HBO CW Seed Rocketman harry potter television Black Mirror Marvel TIFF Ellie Kemper Ghostbusters comic spy thriller Video Games 2015 Music Opinion science fiction 007 Comedy RT21 Lifetime crossover Mudbound X-Men supernatural Superheroes Anna Paquin cooking Pop Stephen King Musical Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Best and Worst composers RT History sports Heroines blaxploitation Writers Guild of America medical drama LGBTQ thriller Netflix YouTube Premium binge Interview teaser DirecTV zero dark thirty TCM A&E Western casting American Society of Cinematographers Pride Month Mary Tyler Moore social media Mary Poppins Returns Dark Horse Comics period drama Photos Action Quiz USA Network sitcom Country finale festivals Logo Spectrum Originals toy story Showtime E3 Pet Sematary NYCC theme song Adult Swim 20th Century Fox FXX Amazon ITV Oscars political drama Summer Character Guide Fantasy Captain marvel 2016 Mary poppins TruTV History Song of Ice and Fire Trophy Talk natural history Mystery DC Comics jamie lee curtis cops Epix true crime Watching Series Comics on TV dragons space Disney Channel Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Acorn TV TNT Set visit Box Office Spring TV Syfy cults ABC Family USA Nat Geo Animation First Look psychological thriller Premiere Dates Hulu Sci-Fi Chernobyl Cosplay 2017 The Witch Teen 2019 Apple what to watch MSNBC zombie Trivia The CW E! Valentine's Day Vudu Shondaland VICE Fall TV biography Election diversity technology BBC Spike Sundance Now hist robots disaster Extras BET Paramount Winter TV Starz Freeform Polls and Games FOX Cartoon Network Sundance IFC Films anime richard e. Grant golden globes Trailer aliens adaptation nature Tarantino Nominations cinemax San Diego Comic-Con Musicals