A few years in the past, Deadline reported that one of many many tasks DC had within the works was a Zatanna film, based mostly across the comedian ebook sorceress. Since then, nevertheless, not one of the main trades have adopted that up with additional updates on such a movie. In the end, although, it appears there’s lastly some motion on the pic.
DCEU Mythic’s Jeremy Conrad says that sources have instructed him the Zatanna film is now in lively growth. Conrad clarifies that this will probably be a completely separate model of the heroine from the one who’ll function in J.J. Abrams’ Justice League Darkish TV sequence that’s set to land on HBO Max. He additionally speculates that the confusion surrounding what’s happening with the Superman mythos within the DCEU has frozen the Supergirl movie, which is what’s triggered Zatanna to develop into extra of a precedence.
We’ve beforehand heard that WB has large plans for the character, with three motion pictures in varied phases of growth involving her. There’s the Zatanna solo effort, a JLD pic – which continues to be a chance regardless of the present – and a Home of Thriller movie, based mostly on the basic horror anthology comedian. Final fall, Emilia Clarke was being wanted for the position, however by January 2020 she’d handed on the mission and we had heard that The Witcher‘s Anya Chalotra is now into consideration for the half.
It’s unclear whether or not the JLD present or the Zatanna film will launch first, but it surely looks as if each are being developed independently of one another over at WB. And as soon as we be taught extra in regards to the studio’s plans, we’ll remember to let you realize.