After months of uncertainty, actor Ezra Miller continues to be on the helm for DC Comedian’s upcoming movie, The Flash.
In a brand new trailer launched in the course of the Tremendous Bowl on Sunday, Miller, who makes use of they/them pronouns, reprises their function because the ultra-speedy superhero the Flash.
Miller, 30, beforehand portrayed the Flash, often known as Barry Allen, in 2016’s Batman v. Superman: Daybreak of Justice and 2017’s Justice League.
In accordance with a press launch for the movie, The Flash sees Barry Allen use his superpowers to journey again in time in an try to alter the previous and save his mom.
“However when his try to avoid wasting his household inadvertently alters the longer term, Barry turns into trapped in a actuality through which Basic Zod has returned, threatening annihilation,” the press launch reads.
Within the trailer, the Flash meets his alternate dimension doppelgänger in addition to each Michael Keaton and Ben Affleck as Batman.
Keaton performed the caped crusader in Tim Burton’s 1989 movie Batman. Affleck put his personal spin on the gravelly voiced superhero first within the 2016 movie Batman v Superman: Daybreak of Justice, then once more later that yr for a quick cameo in Suicide Squad. In 2017, Affleck additionally performed Batman within the ensemble movie Justice League, alongside Miller.
Final yr, there was ample hypothesis over the way forward for Miller’s involvement with DC and Warner Bros. A string of arrests and erratic behaviour from Miller, together with allegations of assault, grooming and housebreaking, left studio execs reportedly involved.
Miller publicly apologized in August. In an announcement to Selection, they mentioned a interval of “intense disaster” prompted their current actions and mentioned they’re now in search of psychological well being therapy.
“Having not too long ago gone by a time of intense disaster, I now perceive that I’m struggling complicated psychological well being points and have begun ongoing therapy,” Miller defined. “I need to apologize to everybody that I’ve alarmed and upset with my previous behaviour. I’m dedicated to doing the required work to get again to a wholesome, protected and productive stage in my life.”
In January, Miller agreed to plead responsible to a lesser cost of trespassing after they had been accused of burglarizing a Vermont dwelling and stealing a number of bottles of alcohol final yr.
Additionally final month, DC Studios co-CEO Peter Safran mentioned Miller is “fully dedicated to their restoration.”
“We’re totally supportive of that journey they’re on proper now,” Safran mentioned, including the studio would talk about Miller’s future “when the time is true.”
“However proper now, they’re fully centered on their restoration. And in our dialog with them, within the final couple of months, it seems like they’re making huge progress,” he mentioned.
The Flash can be launched in theatres on June 16, 2023.
— With recordsdata from World Information’ Kathryn Mannie
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