Your Ideal "Justice League" Movie Casting

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by Admiral Archer, Nov 15, 2017.

  1. Admiral Archer

    Admiral Archer Commander Red Shirt

    Dec 28, 2009
    What would be your ideal casting for a Justice League film? Note that this line-up can be made up of whichever superheroes you wish to include, and does not have to adhere to the DCEU line-up specifically. Also, disregard all other superhero castings. THIS IS YOUR OWN CANON. You can also post a brief summary of your movie, if you feel like it. Here's mine (and my dad's) picks:

    Superman - Patrick Warburton
    Batman - Dylan McDermott
    Wonder Woman - Gina Carano
    Green Lantern - Nathan Fillion
    The Flash - Chris Pine
    Aquaman - Anthony Rapp

    Also, you get to pick your own villain!

    Ra's Al Ghul - Benedict Cumberbatch
  2. Avro Arrow

    Avro Arrow Vice Admiral Moderator

    Jan 10, 2003
    This thread is probably much more appropriate for the Science Fiction & Fantasy forum, so stand by for transport...
  3. Admiral Archer

    Admiral Archer Commander Red Shirt

    Dec 28, 2009
    Whoops! Sorry 'bout that. To be honest, I wasn't really sure where to post this.
  4. Avro Arrow

    Avro Arrow Vice Admiral Moderator

    Jan 10, 2003
    ^ No worries, it's all good! :)
  5. Turtletrekker

    Turtletrekker Admiral Admiral

    Aug 23, 2003
    Tacoma, Washington
    I am actually quite happy with the cast we have.
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  6. LJones41

    LJones41 Commodore Commodore

    Sep 21, 2015
    I'm from Long Beach, CA.
    I don't have an ideal casting for this film. Come to think of it, I don't have one for the Avenges film as well. Do you?
  7. DigificWriter

    DigificWriter Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 20, 2001
    West Haven, UT, USA
    As am I.
  8. Grendelsbayne

    Grendelsbayne Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Sep 24, 2013
    I'm curious to see what we've got now (though not in theaters). I do think Gadot is perfect, Cavill is great, Affleck seems solid so far and Momoa certainly looks awesome. The rest are wait and see.

    I wouldn't really know who to pick in terms of casting my own version anyway, but I definitely can say what version of the league I'd've liked to see:

    Wonder Woman
    Martian Manhunter
    Green Lantern

    Preferrably also with cameos or something from an extended family of heroes (Nightwing, Supergirl, Vibe, etc).

    As for villains, i've never been that well read on most dc villains outside of Gotham, so the best thing I could come up with would be a team of villains (Maybe Grodd, Luthor, Sinestro... I don't know who else, really).
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2017
  9. Captaindemotion

    Captaindemotion Admiral Admiral

    May 26, 2001
    I liked Gadot in BvS but thought she was wooden and bland in WW. I’ve no idea really who I’d cast.

    Cavill is physically perfect for Superman and plays him just right when he gets the material (eg when he picks up the soldier and asks ‘are you ok?’ in MOS. Sadly, the character is often written too dourly for any actor to shine but that’s not his fault.

    Affleck is fine as Batman but my concern about his casting was always that it made little sense to have a Batman so much older than Superman; always thought it would mean he might have a limited shelf life in the role and if whispers are to be believed, that looks to be the case.

    Haven’t seen enough of the other stars of JL to form a view.
  10. Gryffindorian

    Gryffindorian Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jan 9, 2002
    California Burnin'
    Superman - Henry Cavill
    Supergirl - Melissa Benoist
    Wonder Woman - Gal Gadot
    Batman - Christian Bale
    Nightwing - Zac Efron
    Flash/Barry Allen - Taylor Kitsch
    Flash/WallyWest - Grant Gustin/Ezra Miller
    Aquaman - Jamie Dornan
    Green Lantern/Hal Jordan - Chris Pine
    Martian Manhunter - Jon Hamm
    Cyborg - Ray Fisher
    Green Arrow - Stephen Amell
    Black Canary - Alicia Vikander
    Shazam - Jerry O'Connell
    Atom/Ray Palmer - Brandon Routh
    Firestorm/Ronnie Raymond - Robbie Amell
    Zatanna - Felicity Jones
    Red Tornado - Wes Bentley
    Vixen - Tessa Thompson
    Hawkman - Channing Tatum
    Hawkgirl - Mila Kunis
    Blue Beetle/Jaime Reyes - Nick Jonas
    Booster Gold - Armie Hammer
    Captain Atom - Mark Wahlberg
    Plastic Man - James Franco
    Black Lightning - David Oyelowo
    John Constantine - Jude Law
    Swamp Thing - CGI/Dwayne Johnson
    Manitou Raven - Tahmoh Penikett
    Etrigan - Iwan Rheon
    Congorilla - CGI/Andy Serkis
    Lobo - Jeffrey Dean Morgan
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2017
  11. Miller 2.0

    Miller 2.0 Screaming Firehawk Admiral

    Jan 18, 2002
    Ilus (aka Melbourne, Aus)
    Quite happy with what cast has been announced so far. Gadot, Cavill, Jason Momoa and Erza Miller are perfect for their roles. Not sure with Affleck, right at the moment. He did a lot of work with JL, as it felt like he was the backbone of the team.

    Anyways, with the other roles - there are so many. Getting the right Hal Jordan is important, as he'll part of the sequel (and maybe some movies).