The Federal Government has reportedly struck a $22 million deal with DC Comics to have the blockbuster Aquaman filmed on the Gold Coast.
Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison is due to make the official announcement this morning.
Game of Thrones actor Jason Momoa and Johnny Depp’s ex-wife Amber Heard will both star in the film.
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The blockbuster movie will be filmed at Warner Bros studios and bring more than $100 million into the local economy and create 600 jobs.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she personally negotiated the deal and the Courier Mail reports federal Treasurer Scott Morrison agreed to pay $22 million to secure the film.