Batman vs. Superman: Game of Thrones star to play Aquaman?

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In late 2013, it was rumored that Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa would be playing a major role in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie, however those claims were denied by the actor himself this past week. But despite his denial about being involved in the film, rumors about who the actor will play are still swirling.

The latest rumor comes from Badass Digest’s Devin Faraci, who writes that a source informs him Momoa’s denials may be a smokescreen to cover the fact he’s actually going to be playing Aquaman in the upcoming film.

I was recently told by a very, very trusted source that the role Jason Momoa was up for (but is currently denying) is definitely Aquaman, but it’s essentially a cameo setting up the next movie.

We won’t know the extent of Momoa’s involvement, assuming there is any, until closer to production. But with the film slated to start shooting soon, answers are no doubt coming. The Aquaman role was rumored as being in play for Lost star Josh Holloway yesterday, but the chances that Momoa could be the frontrunner are heavily supported by Badass Digest’s latest report.

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Topics: Batman Vs. Superman, DC, Game Of Thrones, Movies

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  • Dr. Johnny Nacho

    It doesn’t matter…..as long as Ben is playing Batman then all is lost w/ this movie.

    • wat

      One of Affleck’s bandwagon haters. He’s an excellent actor and he looks more like Bruce Wayne than Christian Bale.

  • Manuel Granados

    Dude…he was in Game of Thrones for like 5 episodes. He was in all seasons of Stargate atlantis and was Conan in the awful movie. Labeling him as “GoT star” is just stretching it

  • wat

    Didn’t he deny all rumors he was attached to this movie? I think I saw that somewhere. And wasn’t Sawyer from Lost also rumored to be Aquaman? Oh yeah, ALL rumors associated with this movie are complete bullsh*t fabricated just so these sites can get pageviews.