June 17, 2024 10:50 am

Blue Beetle Director Asserts the Importance of Jaime Reyes to the New DCU
Blue Beetle Director Asserts the Importance of Jaime Reyes to the New DCU

Blue Beetle Director Asserts the Importance of Jaime Reyes to the New DCU

DC character Blue Beetle is finally coming to theaters this week, marking the long-awaited cinematographic debut of Latino superhero Jaime Reyes, played by Cobra Kai star Xolo Mariduena. The movie, which was initially going to be released on Max alongside Leslie Grace’s Batgirl, is part of the past administration behind all DC projects coming from Warner Bros Pictures. Now, Blue Beetle is coming out in the middle of the many changes being implemented by James Gunn and Peter Safran to the DC franchise in order to build a new DC Universe. Changes that will leave most of the old characters behind.

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​Ángel Manuel Soto reveals how relevant Blue Beetle will be to James Gunn and Peter Safran’s rebooted DCU. Read More