With many film writers now reporting back from their visits to the Justice League set in London, new details about the big Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice sequel have begun to filter out. Although some of it confirms previous rumors about the film, Warner Bros. has allowed a surprising amount of new information about Justice League to be released, to the point where we now have a pretty good picture of what the film is about, and the lessons director Zack Snyder and his team learned from its critically-panned predecessor. Here’s a breakdown of some of the most interesting details that have been revealed about Justice League, courtesy of ComicBookMovie and an in-depth piece from Devin Faraci of Birth.Movies.Death (which you should definitely read).
Oh and there’s a potential for heavy SPOILERS ahead, so if you want to avoid finding out any Justice League plot details, you should probably stop here.
10. J.K. Simmons is Playing a Classic Gordon
We all saw those photos of J.K. Simmons looking absolutely jacked in the gym, with the assumption being that he would be playing a buff version of Commissioner Gordon. He isn’t. Instead, Simmons is going for the classic Gordon look, with a brimmed hat, grey hair, big bush mustache, and of course, the trench coat. Simmons is also reportedly playing up the world-weary detective angle, which should play well with Ben Affleck’s Batman and his own “I’m getting too old for this s–t” persona.