The Oscar-winning actress will be the voice of the mythical character named Karathen in the DC film, which will be released during the same era as the sequel to the Andrews film in 1964.
Aquaman welcomes a surprise star to join the film, as Julie Andrews plays a key role in Warner Bros. & # 39; next movie, The Hollywood Reporter You can confirm.
The Oscar-winning actress will express the mythical character named Karathen, described as a creature that possesses a key that can help in the mission of Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) to create peace between Atlantis and the dry land.
The casting of Andrews turns out to be quite ironic, since the DC film will be released two days after the Disney movie. Mary Poppins returns, the sequel to the Andrews film in 1964. Although Dick Van Dyke resumed his role in the new film, Andrews will not be the protagonist. In contrast, Emily Blunt will assume the lead role of Poppins.
The role will mark Andrews' first appearance in a movie in nearly a decade. Over the years, the actress has lent her voice to animated projects such as My favorite villain franchise and Shrek Forever After in 2010.
EW He was the first to report the news.
This article originally appeared in The Hollywood Reporter.