It’s been another big year for DC Comics fans, with the release of Wonder Woman 1984 and Birds of Prey. Now HBO Max will be premiering their first original series in January 2022: The Peacemaker. James Gunn is the writer behind Marvel films like Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers: Endgame. In addition, the director on Suicide Squad. Get to know everything about Peacemaker TV Show.
He wrote all eight episodes before HBO Max ordered it straight-to-series in September 2020. The filming of the series took place from January to July 2021 in Vancouver, Canada. Gunn directed five episodes.
Let’s take a look at the news about The Peacemaker!
Release Date Of Peacemaker TV Show
There were so many fans around the globe waiting for the announcement of the release. While there is no confirmed release date for the show. Nevertheless, Gunn had tweeted the wrapping of the first season. The news had it! The series is under development. It is set to premiere anytime in January 2022.
— One Take News (@OneTakeNews) September 20, 2021
Gunn also confirmed that there will be eight episodes in the first season. We are not aware of the titles yet. But, a poster was released as a first look at the series.
We have a lot to tell about this series as it is set in the DC Universe. In fact, it is based on a character who was introduced in The Suicide Squad movie released by Warner Bros Pictures and DCEU.
Though there has been no declaration about any of the spoilers about Peacemaker. Meanwhile, we are claiming speculation that the series will be set after the events of The Suicide Squad.
In the movie’s post-credits scene, it was revealed that the Peacemaker had been recovered from the rubble by Waller’s team. Peacemaker is up to the wellness of the audience in 2022 when it is due to premiere.
The character of Peacemaker has been in the DC Universe since 1966. So, there will be a lot to elaborate. The Peacemaker has been a member of the group Justice League and also served as an ambassador for peace in many regions.
Peacemaker is expected to be assigned with any peacemaking mission when it comes on screen in 2022. The series will revolve around the character’s attempts at being a peacemaker while struggling with his own inner darkness.
The main theme of the series is still under wrap. There is no promo for the series. So we cannot totally predict what the show will bring to us. We will continue to update you accordingly with all updates about Peacemaker. Stay tuned for more!
Peacemaker TV Show Will Premiere on HBO Max
The series will be available to stream on HBO Max in January 2022 when it finally premieres after a long wait of three years since its announcement in September 2020. The show is also expected to come with eight episodes, which are all written by Gunn himself.
The Cast Revealed
As we know from the poster, John Cena has been confirmed for the role of Peacemaker. With John, the series will also be featuring the likes of John Economos as Steve Agee, Leota Adebayo as Danielle Brookes, and Captain Locke as Christopher Heyerdahl.
The other stars to join the crew of Peacemaker are:
- Emilia Harcourt – Jennifer Holland
- Clemson Murn – Chukwudi Iwuji
- Judomaster – Nhut Le
- Auggie Smith – Robert Patrick
- Adrian Chase/Vigilante – Freddie Stroma
- Larry Fitzgibbon – Lochlyn Munro
- Sophie Long – Annie Chang
- Amber – Alison Araya
There will be few others making a debut in Peacemaker. But, the names of the stars have not been revealed yet.
The DC fans have been waiting for the premiere of Peacemaker for a long time. They have now got a piece of good news as Peacemaker is going to debut in January 2022.