- Jason Momoa reveals his love for Aquaman and acting while hosting snl,
- Momoa’s love for acting began when he returned to Hawaii and landed a role baywatchAs his prominence in the show grew game of Thrones And Stargate: Atlantis,
- Director Zack Snyder cast him as Aquaman because he was a fan of Momoa’s performance as Khal Drogo get.
jason momoa This is love of life. With the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) strike ending, the actor made his second appearance. Saturday night Live ,snl) as the host of the show. And Momoa declared his love for playing the King of Atlantis in front of a live studio audience. Momoa said during his opening monologue (per snl,
“I love playing Aquaman because I love the ocean. It’s true. Growing up, I just wanted to be a marine biologist, which makes sense because I’m built like a scientist. The problem was, even though I was born in Hawaii, I grew up in Iowa, and it’s really, you know, not really known for its oceans.”
While Momoa was living in Iowa, he saw director Zalman King’s 1998 film in God’s hands, The film was shot in Hawaii, and featured Momoa’s cousin Brian Kealuna surfing 50-foot waves. That’s when Momoa decided to return to Hawaii. And, as a result, the future Aquaman ultimately got the role of Jason Ione baywatch,
Jason Momoa’s Aquaman Legacy
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Jason Momoa fell in love with acting after returning to Hawaii and got a role in the television series baywatch, While Momoa rose to prominence on TV shows such as North Shore And Stargate: AtlantisMomoa will eventually end up game of Thrones Before calling director Zack Snyder’s Aquaman. And get. There was a lot to do with Momoa becoming Arthur Curry and his superpowered alter ego.
Snyder and his wife Deborah were like many others… they were charmed game of Thrones, And in an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Deborah revealed why Zack chose Momoa as Aquaman, deviating from the comic book interpretation (the role traditionally has blonde hair and blue eyes). Snyder’s wife told the LA Times:
We’re big fans of ‘Game of Thrones’. I remember Jason Momoa (as Khal Drogo). “Jason would be the perfect Aquaman,” Jack said. I was like, ‘This is totally out of the box.’ But yes!’ He can be harsh. And it feels as if it has come from water.
Momoa briefly appeared as a superhero for the first time Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) reaches out to Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) within the metahuman files. In 2018, Momoa headlined James Wan’s aquaman Produced the film, and helmed the solo project, which grossed over $1 billion worldwide. Only two other DC Comics films have crossed the billion-dollar mark at the box office: Christopher Nolan’s dark Knight (2008) and the dark Knight Rises (2012).
Momoa returns to play his most famous role once again Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom this Christmas. The film will hit the theaters on December 22.