Ron Livingston has been selected to play Henry Allen, father of The Flash aka Barry Allen, in Warner Bros. and DC Films The flash. Crudup fell from the project due to scheduling conflicts. Ezra Miller is on board to play the main character with Kiersey Clemons to play Iris West. Sasha Calle is also on board to play Supergirl in the film and Maribel Verdu will play Barry’s mother.
He Director Andy Muscheitti shoots the photo from a screenplay written by Christina Hodson. Barbara Muschietti and Michael Disco produce, while Marianne Jenkins is executive producer.
The story details aren’t wrapped up, but it’s known to involve alternate dimensions and time travel with the hero trying to save his mother from murder.
Livingston, best known for the 1999 comedy “Office Space,” was recently seen on ABC’s A million little pieces. It is replaced by UTA and Thruline Entertainment.
The news was first reported by Variety.