ACTOR Jason Momoa is well-known for his roles in franchises like Sport of Thrones and DCEU’s Aquaman, which have an older target market. Momoa has, nevertheless, clearly been working arduous to extend his fanbase and seem in additional mainstream films, together with his current foray on Netflix, Slumberland.
Slumberland follows a teenage woman named Nemo (performed by Marlow Barkley) who’s abruptly transferred to dwell together with her uncle after shedding her father. Whereas Nemo strives to slot in through the day, she spends her nights with an surprising associate, Flip (performed by Momoa), exploring unusual new worlds.
Nemo is looking for a technique to get again to her father, and collectively she and Flip journey by goals and escape horrors utilising a hidden map of Slumberland.
Momoa talked about that he was dedicated to the movie since his youngsters are across the similar age as his 14-year-old co-star. Based on Momoa, working with Barkley was a enjoyable expertise due to his fatherly qualities.
He stated: “It’s all due to [director] Francis [Lawrence]. He simply is aware of me. He will get to see me with my youngsters. He sees how I’m on set. He simply pitched me the story and it made me cry.”
He added: “My infants are the identical age as her, so it was good my first time working with a child actor. She was fantastic. She’s so gifted. She’s clever however on the similar time, wasn’t attempting to be older. You bought to be younger.”
Moreover, he remarked he was solely attempting to be youthful than her and catch as much as her in that forever-boy stage of life. “So, I suppose there’s lots of that in there within the film.”
The 2 loved themselves a lot whereas filming virtually every single day, and Barkley claimed that Momoa was virtually precisely who she had envisioned him to be since he by no means did not make her chortle and is aware of learn how to have a superb time.
Slumberland is presently displaying on Netflix.