Warner Bros. declared in February 2019 that a spinoff of Aquaman titled The Trench is in progress, which will explore the horrific beasts who dwell in the sea. Aquaman is the highest-grossing movie at the box office earned $784 million internationally. Ideas for the spinoff began after the success of Aquaman and later declared that Warner Bros. will now produce a spinoff that will set in the identical universe.
The spinoff movie will feature various cast members, and James Wan will produce the film. Noah Gardner and Aidan Fitzgerald will pen the screenplay for it. It will be a PG-13 or R-rated movie. Right now, there is no director selected for the film until the script will be completed.
Here Are All The Major Update On The Trench
What Will The Trench Release In Theaters?
There is no release date declared for the spinoff, but during an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, producer Peter Safran revealed about the release of The Trench.
He revealed that the spinoff is thought to release before Aquaman 2, but it will not occur now. Production on the spinoff is not even started now. We will keep updating you regarding the release of the spinoff.
What Are The Casting Details Of The Trench?
Peter Safran also revealed that Jason Momoa and Amber Heard would not feature in the spinoff because they both are a member of the Aquaman franchise. They both are going to star in the forthcoming sequel of Aquaman. So in the spinoff, new cast members will be chosen, and the original cast will be announced soon.
What Are The Story Details Of The Trench?
We saw the Trench initial time in the comics in Aquaman #1 (2011). From the comics, we get to know that after their city destroyed and immersed underwater, these underwater sea beasts begin to live in the Marianas Trench. They changed into horrific creatures with the appearance of a fish with legs and other human characteristics.
Newly, they made their debut in the Aquaman; they starred in the second half of the film in which the ugly, frightening beats follow Aquaman (Jason Momoa) and Mera (Amber Heard). Here’s the whole scene, have a look:
Now in the spinoff, we will explore their origin story of how they transformed into the terrifying creatures. According to James Wan, it will not much inspire by comics. It will begin after the events of the original Aquaman movie. There is not much revealed concerning the movie’s plot till now.