Khal Drogo isn’t afraid of water anymore!

Jason Momoa has been cast as Aquaman in the upcoming film Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Hitflix broke the news today:

While Warner Bros. hasn’t made that announcement officially yetHitFix can confirm that he will be playing the part, and that Zack Snyder has already finalized his designs for the character so shooting can take place soon.

Hitflix also had this to say about why Aquaman is making an appearance in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice:

He is not pleased about the World Engine and what it did to the Indian Ocean. He will not have a major role in the film, but he will make an appearance, and it definitely sets him up to return once Snyder gets to Justice League.

No word on whether the Khaleesi will joining her Sun and Stars.

Audrey Kearns