Given the amount of news surrounding Justice League that is slowly being released, we are bound to get many juicy bits about the film which just started production a few short weeks ago. Earlier today the official plot synopsis was revealed, telling us that Batman (Ben Affleck) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) are gathering the Metahumans, that were found on Lex Luthor’s (Jesse Eisenberg) computer, to fight a threat that has just been confirmed to be Steppenwolf – no casting announcement for that has been made as of yet.
But this isn’t the only thing that has come out of the set visit, held in London this past weekend. More casting and role confirmations are coming out as we speak. First, Game of Thrones‘ Kristofer Hivju will be playing an Ancient Atlantean King, and Willem Dafoe will be playing Vulko. All this focus on Atlantean characters has to do with the Mother Boxes that appeared in the deleted scene revealed earlier this year.
Hit the jump to find out how it all ties in together.
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