Talk to the Fish: Aquaman King of Atlantis Animated Series Heads to HBO MAX

At the end of a long news day comes word that James Wan's production company is working up a brand new animated Aquaman show for HBO MAX. The upcoming project will be a chaptered event series that will feature three  standalone episodes. Obviously, Wan directed the massive hit live action film for Warner Bros. in 2018. Now, he'll be helping chronicle more adventures for the man from Atlantis. Wan is currently working on the cinematic sequel which is scheduled to hit in December 2022. 

This is the basic synopsis for the upcoming series on HBO:

“The series begins with Aquaman’s first day on the job as king of Atlantis and he’s got a LOT of catching up to do. Luckily, he has his two royal advisors to back him up – Vulko, the scholar, and Mera, the water controlling warrior-princess. Between dealing with unscrupulous surface dwellers, elder evils from beyond time and his own half-brother who wants to overthrow him, Aquaman is going to have to rise to the challenge and prove to his subjects, and to himself, that he’s the right man for the trident!”