In today's second piece of potential Aquaman casting news, Nicole Kidman is in early talks to join the cast of the film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Kidman would play the role of Atlanna, the former queen of Atlantis and Aquaman's mother. The actress previously played the non-comic book character Professor Chase Meridian in 1995's Batman Forever opposite Val Kilmer.
Kidman was previously reported to have been in talks for a role in Wonder Woman, though she was not cast in that film. If cast, Kidman would join Jason Momoa, who plays Aquaman, alongside Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, and Patrick Wilson as Ocean Master.
Aquaman is in pre-production for an October 5, 2018 release.