Julie Andrews’ secret role in Aquaman revealed

British film icon Julie Andrews has been unveiled as a surprise addition to the cast of Aquaman. The DC hero’s standalone film is weeks away from being released,

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The DC hero’s standalone film is weeks away from being released, however its producer has only just confirmed the Sound of Music star will voice a role ‘ namely, an undersea creature named Karathen.

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‘We wanted the Karathen to have the voice of a classic British actress, albeit somewhat digitally altered,’ Peter Safran told Entertainment Weekly. ‘And when we found out Julie was interested and available and excited to do it, casting her was a no-brainer.’

According to the character’s bio, she will ‘hold the key to Arthur Curry’s quest to unite the Atlantean and surface worlds.’ Arthur Curry ‘ played by Jason Momoa ‘ is the name of Aquaman’s alter ego.

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Surprise! Julie Andrews Has a Secret Role in the Upcoming Aquaman

Julie Andrews may not be in’Mary Poppins Returns but she does have a role in another blockbuster film.

The 83-year-old dame is voicing a creature known as the Karathen, an undersea mythical being that is more important to Jason Mamoa’s Arthur Curry than he realizes, according to Entertainment Weekly.

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Aquaman: Julie Andrews secret role in DC film revealed

Andrews has lent her voice to several films in the past, with roles in Despicable Me, Shrek 2 and Enchanted in which she was the narrator.

Aquaman is released in the UK on 14 December, mere days before Mary Poppins Returns (19 December). The former DC adventure also stars Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson and Nicole Kidman.

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  • Date: 2018-11-24T10:35:33+00:00
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Aquaman: Julie Andrews Has Secret Role In DC Movie

Aquaman producer Peter Safran has confirmed that Julie Andrews plays a small (but important) role in the film. By sheer coincidence, the DC superhero movie will hit theaters two days after Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns – a sequel to the 1964 Mary Poppins movie musical’that Andrews starred in.

The first DC Extended Universe film since Justice League, Aquaman’follows Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) as he teams up with the underwater warrior Mera (Amber Heard) to stop his half-brother Orm (Patrick Wilson) from starting a war with those who dwell on-land. Aquaman’s supporting cast is packed with’seasoned character actors, including Nicole Kidman as Arthur’s mother Atlanna (the Queen of Atlantis), Dolph Lundgren as Mera’s father King Nereus (the leader of Xebel), and Willem Dafoe as Arthur’s mentor, Nuidis Vulko.

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10 films we can’t wait to see this winter

Winter is coming. But no need to fret! With the chilly air, falling snow, and the holiday season comes a slew of exciting movies that are sure to drive genre fans wild. Whether you’re wishing for studly superheroes, family-friendly fantasy, thrilling sci-fi, or haunting horror, we’ve got you covered.’

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Real talk: Wreck-It Ralph doesn’t get enough credit for being not only an under-sung Disney gem, but also one of the best video games movies of all time. So when it comes to this world wide web trekking sequel that has Ralph (John C. Reilly) and Vanellope (Sarah Silverman) mixing it up with memes, Disney princesses, and new friends voiced by Taraji P. Henson and Gal Gadot, we’ve got two words: Game ON!

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November 19, 2018 • The trio of Julien Baker, Lucy Dacus and Phoebe Bridgers share the songs they love most and talk about the ways they inspire each other in their new band, boygenius.

November 16, 2018 • Julien Baker, Lucy Dacus and Phoebe Bridgers are all Tiny Desk alumae, but here they play together at NPR for the first time as boygenius, one of this year’s best surprises.

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