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The DC Cinematic Universe is a film series of multiple superhero films based on the DC Comics characters of the same names. The franchise begins with the film Man of Steel. It was announced that the Arrow and Flash televison shows would not be connected to the Cinematic Universe.

Phase 1 (2013-2017)

Release Film Title Reception Cast Synopsis
2013 Man of Steel


Mixed

Superman: Henry Cavill

Lois Lane: Amy Adams

General Zod: Michael Shannon

Perry White: Laurence Fishburn

Jor-El: Russel Crowe

Martha Kent: Diane Lane

Jonathan Kent: Kevin Costner

Faora-Ul: Antje Traue

Colonel Hardy:  Christopher Meloni

2015 Suicide Squad Positive

Deadshot:

Amanda Waller:

Rick Flag Junior:

Count Vertigo:

Scandal Savage: Morena Baccarin

the Unknown Soldier: Liam Neeson

Bronze Tiger: Michael Jai White

Lady Shiva:

Shrapnel: Liam Hemsworth

Captain Boomerang:

Firefly:

2015 Deathstroke


Positive

Deathstroke: Sean Bean

Adeline Kane: Angelina Jolie

Billy Wintergreen:

Rick Flag Senior:

The Jackal:

The Client:

2016

Man of Steel:

World's Finest

Positive

Superman: Henry Cavill

Batman: Ben Affleck

Lois Lane: Amy Adams

Lex Luthor: Jesse Eisenberg

Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot

Alfred: Jeremy Irons

Metallo: Kevin Bacon

Perry White: Laurence Fishburne

Deathstroke: Stephen Lang

Martha Kent: Diane Lane

Cyborg: Dwayne Johnson

General Swanwick: Harry Lennix

2016

Flash:

Fastest Man Alive

Mixed

The Flash: Chris Pine

Iris West:

Captain Cold:

Captain Boomerang:

Heat Wave:

Mirror Master:

Trickster:

2017 Justice League Positive

Superman: Henry Cavill

Batman: Ben Affleck

Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot

Flash: Chris Pine

Green Lantern: Denzel Washington

Cyborg: Dwayne Johnson

Martian Manhunter: Lance Reddick

Darkseid: Ving Rhames

Dresaad: Clancy Brown

Lois Lane: Amy Adams

Lex Luthor: Jesse Eisenberg

Alfred: Jeremy Irons

General Swanwick: Harry Lennix

Phase 2 (2018-2021)

Release Film Title Reception Cast Synopsis
2018 Amazon Positive

Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot

Ares:

TBA

2018 Batman: Man of Shadows

Batman: Ben Affleck

Vicki Vale: Jennifer Lawrence

James Gordon: Bryan Cranston

Alfred: Jeremy Irons

Prometheus:

The Riddler: David Tennant

TBA

2018 Suicide Squad 2 Positive

Deadshot:

Deathstroke: Stephen Lang

Amanda Waller:

Scandal Savage: Morena Baccarin

Lady Shiva:

Captain Boomerang:

Firefly:

Clock King:

Harley Quinn:

Heatwave:

Plastique:

Killer Frost:

Voltaic:

Black Manta:

Sportsmaster:

2019 Lobo Mixed

Lobo:

Mongul:

TBA

2019 Flash 2: Speed Force Positive

The Flash: Chris Pine

Wally West:

Professor Zoom:

Gorrilla Grodd:

TBA

2019 Green Lantern: Blackest Night Mixed

Green Lantern: Denzel Washington

Sinestro:

Hal Jordan:

Carol Ferris:

TBA

2021 Man of Steel: War Positive

Superman: Henry Cavill

Lois Lane: Amy Adams

Martha Kent: Diane Lane

Perry White: Lawrence Fishburne

Lex Luthor: Jesse Eisenberg

Mongul:

TBA

2021 Justice League: World War Positive

Superman: Henry Cavill

Batman: Ben Affleck

Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot

Flash: Chris Pine

Green Lantern: Denzel Washington

Cyborg: Dwayne Johnson

Martian Manhunter: Lance Reddick

Aquaman:

Ocean Master:

Black Manta:

General Swanwick: Harry Lennix

Lex Luthor: Jesse Eisenberg

Phase 3 (2022-2025)

Notes:

  • Sean Bean and Stephen Lang both play Deathstroke. Sean Bean plays Deathstroke in his younger years during and after the Vietnam war. Stephen Lang plays the tougher and older modern day Deathstroke.

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    • I want you guys's feedback on the casting choices I have made. Also I woud like help casting characters like the Flash and the Joker.
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