Julie Andrews is one of the all-time actresses of her generation, with an impressive voice and more charisma than most people can think of. Now she is mostly retired, with only a few appearances in movies in the last decade, and her next is a voice role in … Aquaman?
Yes! It's okay! According to Entertainment Weekly, Mary Poppins herself will lend her powers of capricious vision to the role of a magical underwater creature. She will play Karathen, a kind of underwater mythical creature, which plays an important role in Arthur's journey; supposedly "contains the key to the search for Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) to unite the Atlantean and surface worlds."
Superhero movies project unrelated celebrities all the time, but this one delights me completely. His presence is so rare to see in the movie these days.
"We wanted Karathen to have the voice of a classic British actress, albeit somewhat digitally altered," he said. Aquaman The producer Peter Safran. "And when we realized that Julie was interested, available and willing to do it, it was very easy to choose her."
Ironically, this now positions Julie Andrews, the original Mary Poppins-against Mary Poppins returns in theaters, when Aquaman It leaves on December 21 (or a week before, if you have Amazon Prime). I'm sorry, Emily Blunt.
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