Friday, 2 December, 2022

News of the day

American actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is set to join the Disney+ series Wonder Man as Simon Williams, who transforms into the titular superhero. It will be Abdul-Mateen’s third major comic book character, after playing the villain Black Manta in 2018’s Aquaman and Dr. Manhattan in HBO’s 2019 series Watchmen, for which he won an Emmy. He’s already set to reprise Black Manta in Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, currently scheduled for Christmas 2023.