The Backstory Of An Anti-Hero Is Exposed in ‘Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons’
Go behind the mask and into the deep backstory of one of DC’s most revered anti-heroes in Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons, a brand-new entry in the popular series of DC Animated Motion Pictures. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, Blue Ribbon Content and DC, the feature-length animated film will be launched by Warner Bros. House Entertainment on Digital starting August 4, 2020, and on Blu-ray Combo Pack on August 18, 2020.
Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons will be readily available on Blu-ray Combo Pack (U.S.A. $24.98 SRP; Canada $29.98 SRP), which features a Blu-ray disc with the movie in hi-definition, a DVD with the movie in basic definition, and a digital variation of the movie.
Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons provides a brand-new take on the Deathstroke tradition. Mercenary and master assassin Slade Wilson leads two lives: one as the ruthless killer called Deathstroke, and the other as a devoted married man. When these worlds clash, forced together by the vicious terror group called H.I.V.E., it is the killer in Slade who should fight to conserve his enjoyed ones, as well as what remains of himself. With his soul torn apart and his young son held captive, Deathstroke will have to compensate the sins of his past to sustain the fights of his future!
Emmy and Golden World Award winner Michael Chiklis (The Guard, The Commish, American Horror Story: Freak Program) headlines the cast as Slade Wilson/Deathstroke, along with Sasha Alexander (Rizzoli & Isles, Shameless, NCIS) as Wilson’s partner, Adeline “Addie” Kane Wilson. The cast likewise consists of Chris Jai Alex (ThunderCats Holler, Extraction) as The Jackal, Faye Mata (League of Legends) as Jade/H. I.V.E Queen, Griffin Puatu (Beastars) as Joseph/Jericho, Imari Williams (Transformers: Rescue Bots, LEGO DC: Shazam! Magic and Monsters) as President Nichols, Asher Bishop (The Angry Birds Movie 2) as Young Joseph, Colin Salmon (Krypton, Arrow, Pass Away Another Day) as William Wintergreen, Delbert Hunt (Bad Henry) as Bronze Tiger, Panta Mosleh (Always Be My Possibly, Pass The Salt) as Woman Shiva, and Noshir Dalal (Red Dead Redemption II) as Kapoor, Castulo Guerra (The Typical Suspects, Jane The Virgin) as General Suarez, and Minae Noji (General Healthcare Facility) as Secretary of State.
Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons has actually been produced in a double format – initially as animated shorts, the very first five of which appeared on CW Seed. With a runtime of 87 minutes, the feature-length Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons film has nearly 50 minutes of never-before-seen material, consisting of the film’s thrilling climax. The film is rated R for bloody violence/gore, language, troubling images, and some sexual content.
Sung Jin Ahn (Niko and the Sword of Light) directs the movie from a script by J.M. DeMatteis (Superman: Red Kid, Batman: Bad Blood). Sam Register, Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter work as executive producers.
” Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons offers DC Cartoon animations’ their first real check out the complicated backstory of among DC’s most questionable characters – Deathstroke is often bad guy, often anti-hero, and constantly deadly,” said Mary Ellen Thomas, Warner Bros. House Entertainment Senior Vice President, Originals, Animation and Household Marketing. “Michael Chiklis does an incredible job recording the ruthless technique and contrasted internal struggles of Deathstroke.”