Debuting on the small screen this fall.
Super people buffs and animations things they are in luck; The critically acclaimed superhero fighting series from developer Netherrealm Injustice: Gods Among Us will receive the animated film treatment courtesy of DC and Warner Bros. Animation.
That is according to the Hollywood reporter, which says the film, which will be released under the DC Animated Movie banner, will be inspired by Netherrealm video game titles, as well as writer Tom Taylor’s Injustice: Gods Among Us: Year One, a comic book prequel to the games.
His animated action will reportedly take place on an alternate version of Earth where the Joker has managed to trick Superman into killing Lois Lane, sending the superhero on a rampage of destruction. “This unhinged Superman decides to take control of Earth for his own good,” says the Hollywood Reporter, “prompting Batman and his allies to try to stop him.”
And if you’re wondering exactly which DC heroes and villains will make the cut, the published cast list gives us a pretty good idea, confirming appearances by Superman (played by Justin Hartley), Batman (Anson Mount), Joker (Kevin Pollak). , also starring Jonathan Kent), Wonder Woman (Janet Varney), Green Lantern (Brian T. Delaney), Nightwing and Aquaman (Derek Phillips), Catwoman (Anika Noni Rose), Green Arrow (Reid Scott, who also plays Victor Zsasz), Ra’s al Ghul (Faran Tahir), Cyborg (Brandon Michael Hall), Harley Quinn (Gillian Jacobs), Mr. Terrific and Killer Croc (Edwin Hodge), Plastic Man (Oliver Hudson), Flash, Shazam, Mirror Master ( Yuri Lowenthal)) and Captain Atom (Fred Tatasciore).
Additionally, Laura Bailey stars Lois Lane and Rama Kushna, Zach Callison as Damian and Jimmy Olsen, and Andrew Morgado as Mirror Master Soldier.
Justice League Dark’s Matt Peters is directing, working from a script by Ernie Altbacker, who wrote the animated adaptation of Batman: Hush. Expect the movie, seemingly simply titled Injustice, to debut as a home entertainment release sometime this fall.