We Need To Talk About Kevin star Ezra Miller to play The Flash in new blockbuster
Ezra Miller, star of The Perks Of Being A Wallflower and We Need To Talk About Kevin, has signed up to play The Flash in a new big-budget Hollywood movie version of the iconic comic book.
The Flash, which recently began life as a TV show starring Grant Gustin, will be recast for a big-screen adaptation, which will come out in 2018. The film will follow the adventures of Barry Allen, a man with super speed and super-fast reflexes.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the announcement came as part of a swath of new projects from Warner Brothers chairman Kevin Tsujihara, with movies based on a series of iconic properties due for release in the coming years.
Tsujihara also confirmed that a Suicide Squad movie is expected in 2016, both Wonder Woman and Justice League Part One are due in 2017, Aquaman is set for 2018, Shazam and Justice League Part Two for 2019, and Cyborg and a new Green Lantern for 2020.