Kevin Smith Says Justice League Movie Universe Crossing Over With TV A Possibility
With the controversy surrounding the casting of The Flash in the Justice League movie universe, with Ezra Miller, and the TV universe, Grant Gustin, there may come a potential resolution.
Have them both appear on screen together.
While it has been said the DC movies and TV shows are separate, if you happen to be a fan of the comics, you know there is an infinite number of possibilities that could make the two connect -- all we have to do is point to this season of The Flash as evidence enough as we see there are alternate universes and portals.
Kevin Smith recently co-hosted the "Dawn of the Justice League" special with DC Entertainment chief creative officer and DC comic book writer Geoff Johns. Following the special, Smith appeared on his podcast and mentioned he talked with Johns about the possibility of the DC movie universe crossing over with the TV universe, which was cut from the show (via CBR):
"We did a piece where we talked about -- I don’t know how much I’m supposed to say because they cut it out," Smith said on the podcast. "But the idea [came up] of, 'Hey man, DC is known for nothing if not a multiverse,' so at which point I was like [to Johns], 'Could they fucking crossover?' And he was like, 'Ahh.' So doors are being left open and stuff like that. Think about this, you can have Ezra Miller be the Flash and you could also have Grant be the Flash, because there’s a multiverse at work."
Even Arrow's Stephen Amell has campaigned to appear in the movie universe and backed Gustin as The Flash. Perhaps either Part 1 or Part 2 of the Justice League movies will be some sort of adpaptation of DC's Crisis On Infinite Earths featuring all the DC heroes on screen together?
Ezra Miller may have hinted at the possibility of a crossover as he talked about other realities in the "Dawn of the Justice League" Flash segment: