We all remember Xolo Maridueña from the Cobra Kai show. It seems that he is in talks to become the Blue Beetle in upcoming DC movie. It is revealed that this movie will be coming out on HBO Max. Therefore, in this article, we are going to talk about this new movie. But, most importantly, we are going to talk about this new character which we are sure most of you have never heard of.
Now, there are a lot of superheroes in the various universes of superheroes. But, it seems that the first Latino superhero is about to get a DC movie. This will end up being the first DC movie based on a Latino superhero. If Xolo Maridueña ends up getting the role, he will be making history. He will end up playing the Jaime Reyes version of Blue Beetle, who is the Latino superhero.
Blue Beetle Role: Who is Xolo Maridueña?
Now that we know a little bit about the context of the movie, let us talk about the actor himself. Most of us know him from the Youtube Red/Netflix show Cobra Kai. We all know that this was the follow up series from the Karate Kid franchise. This starred both Ralph Macchio and William Zabka.
So, you must be wondering how did the young star get this role. Well, the star made his debut back in the year 2012. He played the role of Victor Graham in Parenthood. This role made a lot of waves and he ended up landing a role in the Cobra Kai series. Now, he plays the role of Miguel Diaz.
In the show he lives near the residence of Johnny Lawrence. Moreover, he will also play this role in the upcoming season of the show which is going to release soon. Therefore, stay tuned for more news on Blue Beetle.