New Batman and Superman animated collection are on their manner. HBO Max and Cartoon Network introduced Wednesday that J.J. Abrams, The Batman director Matt Reeves, and DC Animated Universe architect Bruce Timm would function government producers on Batman: Caped Crusader that can reimagine the Gotham City hero’s mythology. In My Adventures with Superman, Jack Quaid (The Boys) and Alice Lee (Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist) will respectively voice Clark Kent and Lois Lane, following the 2 of their twenties. Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) and Cartoon Network Studios president Sam Register is among the government producers. Both reveals have a straight-to-series order, with My Adventures with Superman getting a two-season order.
Batman: Caped Crusader will naturally intention to stay as much as the Emmy-winning and beloved Batman: The Animated Series, that the announcement acknowledged because the “the gold standard of animated superhero storytelling.” This would be the first solo animated collection for the Dark Knight since Batman Beyond that adopted a teenage Batman in a futuristic Gotham. Batman: Caped Crusader seems to be set to reset again to the character’s origins although — a joint assertion under notes as a lot — in step with Reeves’ personal live-action Batman reboot that has Robert Pattinson within the lead. WBA, Bad Robot, and sixth & Idaho will produce Batman: Caped Crusader.
My Adventures with Superman is a coming-of-age story that follows Clark and Lois falling in love, sharing adventures, taking down unhealthy guys, stumbling over secrets and techniques, and discovering what it means to be Superman and Lois Lane. Clark will construct out his secret Superman id and embraces his function because the hero of Metropolis (and maybe the world), whereas Lois grows right into a star investigative journalist, taking aspiring photographer Jimmy Olsen underneath her wing. WBA is the one manufacturing firm on My Adventures with Superman. Jake Wyatt and Brendan Clogher will function co-executive producers and Josie Campbell as co-producer.
“We are beyond excited to be working together to bring Batman back, to tell engrossing new stories in Gotham City,” Abrams, Reeves and Timm stated in a ready assertion. “The series will be thrilling, cinematic and evocative of Batman’s noir roots, while diving deeper into the psychology of these iconic characters. We cannot wait to share this new world.”
“Superman has remained one of the most iconic and beloved Super Heroes in the world,” Warner Bros.’ head of youngsters and household programming Amy Friedman stated. “This fresh take from the Warner Bros. Animation team delivers a modern, relatable Clark Kent alongside a fearless, whip smart Lois Lane who are navigating the small tasks of both becoming adults and trying to save the world.”
Register added, “This is the first animated Superman series in many years and we want to tell our Superman story through the trio of Clark, Lois and Jimmy — whose relationship dynamic will allow for rich, serialised and engaging stories as we explore their lives as individuals and their journey together as friends.”