Reports that Ted Lasso’s Jason Sudeikis had actually been cast as a significant character in Warner Bros.’s upcoming DCEU movie, Blue Beetle, are now exposed.
Current reports that Ted Lasso star Jason Sudeikis will play a significant character in Warner Bros. and DC’s Blue Beetle movie have actually been exposed.
According to Brave Hollywood’s Umberto Gonzalez, regardless of current reports recommending otherwise, Sudeikis is not appearing in the upcoming Blue Beetle movie “at all,” not to mention as Ted Kord. “No, Jason Sudekis is NOT playing Ted Kord in Blue Beetle,” Gonzalez composed on Twitter. “He is not in the movie AT ALL.”
It was just recently reported that Sudeikis had actually been cast as Ted Kord in Blue Beetle after a cast listing for a “Ted Body Double” utilized a picture of Sudeikis as a referral, apparently showing that the star would appear in the movie. Nevertheless, this is not the case and whether Ted Kord will appear in Blue Beetle stays unofficial.
Directed by Angel Manuel Soto and composed by Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer, Blue Beetle will star Xolo Maridueña as Jaime Reyes, the 3rd and most current version of the titular hero. While a look from Ted is unofficial, main Blue Beetle idea art tips that Kord Industries will have a substantial function in the movie. Susan Sarandon was likewise just recently cast as Victoria Kord, a brand-new character produced particularly for the upcoming DC Extended Universe movie. The character’s relation to Ted, if any, stays uncertain.
Maridueña’s casting as Blue Beetle was revealed in August 2021 and the DCEU movie itself was revealed in November 2018. In February 2021, Soto, who formerly directed Beauty City King, boarded the movie. “It is an honor to direct Blue Beetle, the first Latino superhero film for DC,” Soto stated at the time. “I want to sincerely thank everyone at Warner Bros. and DC for trusting me to bring Jaime Reyes to life. I can’t wait to make history together.”
There have actually been 3 variations of Blue Beetle in the comics and the movie will follow Reyes, who debuted in 2006’s Infinite Crisis #3 and used up the mantle 2 problems later on. Developed by Keith Giffen, John Rogers, and Cully Hamner, Reyes discovers the Scarab, among the most effective pieces of innovation in deep space, which approved the initial Blue Beetle his powers. It attire him with an alien exosuit that gives him many capabilities, consisting of flight, boosted strength, and weapon and energy generation. Ted Kord was the 2nd Blue Beetle, who used up the mantle from Dan Attic.
Blue Beetle is anticipated to get here in theaters on Aug. 18, 2023.