Whereas he’s at the moment starring in Watchmen, HBO’s critically acclaimed sequence isn’t the primary time actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II has starred in a comic book e-book property or a DC one for that matter. He additionally starred because the villainous David Kane, a.okay.a. Black Manta within the 2018 world smash hit Aquaman. Yahya Abdul-Mateen will probably be reprising that position for Aquaman 2 and he’s excited for the alternatives the sequel offers, as he defined:
Though Yahya Abdul-Mateen II couldn’t tease any particulars concerning the story for his character of Aquaman 2 general, the actor is assured he will probably be again for the sequel and that Black Manta will probably be inflicting extra bother. As he advised Entertainment Weekly, he’s significantly excited for the sequel as a result of it represents a possibility for him to dig deeper into the character of David Kane and do extra with him than he may within the first Aquaman.
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is hoping so as to add some extra character to the person behind the Black Manta masks and flesh him out and also you’ve obtained to assume that Aquaman 2 will enable him to just do that. Though he was within the first movie, Abdul-Mateen’s Black Manta was extra of the facet villain, whose story intertwined with Arthur Curry’s and that of the movie’s fundamental villain King Orm, performed by Patrick Wilson.
In Aquaman we obtained to see the introduction of Black Manta and noticed the start of his vendetta towards Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, however we didn’t actually get to know the character a lot past that. He was simply…