Warner Bros. has launched the primary trailer for the upcoming DC animated film, Superman: Man of Tomorrow, giving us a glimpse of the brand new course of the DC animated universe following the occasions of Justice League Darkish: Apokolips Battle, which served because the end result of the continuity that started on the finish of 2013’s Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox.
The trailer for Superman: Man of Tomorrow provides followers a good suggestion of what to anticipate from this retelling of the Man of Metal’s origin story. The footage highlights the general story, which can contain the beginnings of Superman as he fends off a number of DC villains, in addition to the characters and new animation type. The plot follows Clark Kent as a “Each day Planet intern,” taking “learning-on-the-job to new extremes when Lobo and Parasite set their sights on Metropolis,” says the official plot synopsis.
Because the trailer reveals, Superman: Man of Tomorrow will retell the superhero icon’s origin, one thing which has been seen many, many occasions each in live-action and animation. The film will comply with Clark Kent as he begins working on the Each day Planet, meets love-interest Lois Lane, and introduces his super-powered self to the world. Regardless of the considerably repetitiveness of those explicit story beats, there are just a few notable additions that can hopefully shake issues up simply sufficient to piques everybody’s curiosity.
The film will characteristic the arrival of the cosmic anti-superhero and bounty hunter, Lobo, who seems to be Clark’s first main opponent following his emergence as Superman. Based mostly on the trailer, there may even be main roles for the antagonist Parasite, and Superman’s fellow extraterrestrial superhero, Martian Manhunter.
The position of Kal-El a.ok.a. Clark Kent a.ok.a. Superman will likely be voiced by actor Darren Criss, who isn’t any stranger to the world of DC having performed the live-action Music Meister on the small display in each The Flash and Supergirl. Alongside him, Superman: Man of Tomorrow options an all-star forged together with Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief’s Alexandra Daddario as Lois Lane, Star Trek and Heroes star Zachary Quinto as Superman’s arch-enemy Lex Luthor, Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia star as Ike Amadi
J’onn J’onzz/Martian Manhunter, Sons of Anarchy’s Ryan Hurst as fan-favorite anti-hero Lobo, Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D. star Brett Dalton as Parasite, Scrubs’ Neil Flynn as Jonathan Kent, and Prison Minds stars Bellamy Younger as Martha Kent.
Superman: Man of Tomorrow is being directed by Chris Palmer with a script from Tim Sheridan. Palmer’s earlier credit embrace working as a narrative artist on final yr’s Practice Your Dragon: The Hidden World and directing episodes of the Voltron: Legendary Defender animated collection. Sheridan in the meantime has written varied DC animated initiatives, together with The Loss of life and Return of Superman.
With a powerful forged and a positive hand on the helm, Superman: Man of Tomorrow appears to be one other entertaining addition to the DC animated roster. Superman: Man of Tomorrow will arrive on Digital, 4K, and Blu-ray later this summer time. This involves us from IGN.