Gotham’s craziest villain is back for the third season of harley quinnthe hit animated series hbo max. At the gates of its launch this month, the platform shared the official trailer that reveals more of the satire on various familiar faces of DC Comicsthe arrival of Nightwing (Dick Grayson) and the consolidation of Harley and poison ivy as girlfriends within this animated universe for adults.
The first two seasons were hugely successful when the title was moved from the defunct DC Universe service to the platform’s catalog. streaming of HBO. In September 2020, it was renewed for a third installment that was delayed by the pandemic and will only arrive in the middle of this year. Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker and Dean Lorey devised this production based on the original character created by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm.
The new advance reveals harlivy –the popular name of this couple– doing their thing while living the best stage of their romance. After enjoying a relaxing vacation, harley quinn will take a bus back to Gotham and meet Dick Graysonwho maintains his faithful dramatic style of comics and copy the seriousness of Batman. She will seek to make a name for herself for the umpteenth time and will have the help of her beloved Ivy, although her plan to take over the city will not go well. On the other hand, the joker announces his candidacy for mayor and we see him imitate the unforgettable dance he did joaquin phoenix in the 2019 tape.
The main original English voices that are performed by Kaley Cuoco (Harley Quinn), Lake Bell (Poison Ivy), Rum Funches (kingshark), Tony Halle (Doctor Psycho), Jason Alexander (Sy Borgman), JB Smoove (Frank, the plant), Alan Tudyk (Joker, Clayface and others). Even the same James GunnDirector of the suicide squadwill have a cameo.
Harley Quinn integrates HBO Max’s LGBTQ+ content
Never before had an animated universe tackled the romance of Harley and Ivy until the release of harley quinn. Although they were very close friends from the beginning, the love relationship officially began in the episode “There’s No Place to Go But Down”, of the second season. The two share a passionate kiss when they escape Bane’s prison alive and this completely changes the direction of the story.
At first, they just wanted to put this episode behind them and resume their friendship as before, but they get romantically involved again even though Ivy was Kite Man’s partner. The latter is abandoned at the altar when the villains leave everything to run away together and live their own love adventure. In these two years of waiting, DC Comics published the graphic series Harley Quinn: The Animated Series – The Eat. Bang! Kill. toursit explains what happened between the second and third season.
Thanks to the confirmation of this courtship, harley quinn joins the contents LGBTQ+ of hbo max and joins the small group of superhero productions that reflect sexual and gender diversity in their characters. For assiduous readers of the universe of this publishing house, this was not a surprise, since the love affair of these two Gotham criminals has grown for some time between its pages. Only now will we see a little more of the development of this narrative that promises to enchant many fans of the couple. The third season will be released on July 28 at streaming.