The DC Comics Universe of films is quite confusing to all of us at the moment. However, Warner Bros. is working on finding a new head to focus on the future, a new Kevin Feige type person.
Updated: August 25, 2022
Here is every DC Comics project we can expect in the near future.
Black Adam (October 21, 2022)
Nearly 5,000 years after he was bestowed with the almighty powers of the Egyptian gods-and imprisoned just as quickly-Black Adam is freed from his earthly tomb, ready to unleash his unique form of justice on the modern world.
Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by Adam Sztykiel, Rory Haines, and Sohrab Noshirvani, the film stars Dwayne Johnson as Teth-Adam / Black Adam alongside Aldis Hodge, Noah Centineo, Sarah Shahi, Marwan Kenzari, Quintessa Swindell, Bodhi Sabongui, and Pierce Brosnan.
Batgirl (TBA 2022)
Based upon the popular DC Comics character, Barbara Gordon dons the guise of Batgirl to fight crime. This film was originally set to be released on HBO Max, but rumors are abound the film may unlikely move to a theatrical release. The film is being directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah from a screenplay by Christina Hodson, and stars Leslie Grace as Barbara Gordon alongside J. K. Simmons, Brendan Fraser, Jacob Scipio, Michael Keaton, and Ivory Aquino.
This film has been scrapped by Warner Bros. Discovery.
Titans – Season 4 (TBA 2022)
A team of young superheroes combat evil and other perils with a fourth season expected to release sometime in 2022 on HBO Max.
Doom Patrol – Season 4 (TBA 2022)
The adventures of an idealistic mad scientist and his field team of superpowered outcasts. Season 4 of this DC Comics show is expected on HBO Max in 2022.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods (March 17, 2023)
The sequel to the 2019 Shazam! film. Plot details are not yet known.
It is directed by David F. Sandberg from a screenplay by Henry Gayden and Chris Morgan. The film will star Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, Jack Dylan Grazer, Djimon Hounsou, Rachel Zegler, Helen Mirren, and Lucy Liu.
The Flash (June 23, 2023)
Barry Allen travels back in time to prevent his mother’s murder, which brings unintended consequences to his timeline. Ezra Miller is still set to star in this film, even with his current struggles with the law. Warner Bros. and DC Comics said to have been moving on from Miller after this film releases.
The film is directed by Andy Muschietti from a screenplay by Christina Hodson and stars Miller as Barry Allen / The Flash alongside Ron Livingston, Michael Keaton, Kiersey Clemons, Michael Shannon, Antje Traue, Sasha Calle, and Ben Affleck.
Blue Beetle (August 18, 2023)
A Mexican teenager finds an alien beetle that gives him superpowered armor. This DC Comics film is expected to be out in 2023.
The film is being directed by Angel Manuel Soto from a screenplay by Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer, and stars Xolo Maridueña as Reyes alongside Bruna Marquezine, Belissa Escobedo, George Lopez, Adriana Barraza, Elpidia Carrillo, Damián Alcázar, Raoul Trujillo, and Susan Sarandon.
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom (December 25, 2023)
Not much is known about the sequel to Aquaman. Although reports swirled the internet about Amber Heard being cut from the film, this has now been known as a false report. Time will tell.
The film is directed by James Wan from a screenplay written by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, and stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry / Aquaman alongside Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Temuera Morrison, and Nicole Kidman.
Gotham Knights (TBA 2023)
In the wake of Bruce Wayne’s death, his rebellious adopted son forges an unlikely alliance with the children of Batman’s enemies when they are all framed for the murder and attempt to clear their names. The show will air on The CW.
Gotham Knights was created by James Stoteraux, Natalie Abrams, and Chad Fiveash. Starring Oscar Morgan, Fallon Smythe, Tyler DiChiara, Olivia Rose Keegan, Navia Robinson, Misha Collins, Anna Lore, and Rahart Adams.
Peacemaker – Season 2 (TBA 2023)
The popular The Suicide Squad spin-off, Peacemaker, will return for a second season sometime in 2023. James Gunn is back onboard to direct, but will also be writing each episode. It will once again air on HBO Max.
Joker: Folie à Deux (October 4, 2024)
The sequel to the 2019 Joker film was officially confirmed to be in development with Todd Phillips serving as director with a script he co-wrote with Scott Silver. Lady Gaga reportedly was in negotiations to star alongside Joaquin Phoenix as Harley Quinn, and it was also reported that the film would be a movie musical.
TBA or In Development
Wonder Woman 3
Superman TV Series/Movie
Justice League Dark TV Series/Movie
Amanda Waller Series (TV)
Green Lantern Corps (TV)
Gotham PD/Arkham (TV)
The Penguin (TV)
DC Super Hero High (TV)
Dead Boy Detectives (TV)
Madame X (TV)
Dead Boy Detectives (Vertigo)
Sweet Tooth – Season 2 (Vertigo)
The Boys – Season 4 (WildStorm)
The Boys Presents: Varsity (WildStorm)