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DC Exhibition: Dawn of Superheroes comes to London's O2 Arena

DC: Dawn of Superheroes

Story by Jack Foley

FANS of superheroes and super villains should head over to London’s O2 Arena to check out the DC Exhibition: Dawn Of Super Heroes, which runs at the venue until September 9, 2018.

The exhibition offers the perfect day trip for all ages, displaying costumes, models, props, original sketches and iconic video scenes aimed at bringing you closer to the world’s most iconic characters.

Fans can take a look inside the world of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Joker, The Penguin and Mr Freeze, and see how the iconic characters that make up DC super heroes and super villains started life and created cinema history.

Included among the displays are costumes worn by Heath Ledger (aka The Joker in The Dark Knight), Jim Carrey, Ben Affleck (current Batman) and Arnold Schwarzenegger (Mr Freeze in Batman & Robin).

DC Exhibition: Dawn of Super Heroes also features more than 200 original comic pages, around 300 preparatory sketches and concept artworks for the cinema, together with 45 original costumes, models and props used in the iconic films.

Check out…

◾ Exclusive artworks from the highly-acclaimed Wonder Woman film, directed by Patty Jenkins, that premiered in the summer of 2017.

◾ Costumes and props from more recent films such as; 1989 to 1999’s Batman franchise directed by Tim Burton and Joel Schumacher, the acclaimed The Dark Knight trilogy directed by Christopher Nolan, as well as Man of Steel, Batman V Superman and the recent Justice League by Zack Snyder.

◾ Original drawings of DC’s stable of famous Super Heroes and Super Villains.

◾ Original costumes from blockbuster DC films including the famous cape worn by Christopher Reeve in the Superman movies and Lynda Carter’s iconic Wonder Woman costume from the 1970s.