It’s been a long time and much wondering as to what was happening but now we officially know who will be the next to put on the cape and cowl and take up the mantle of Batman.
That man is Robert Pattinson. Pattinson who’s name had been thrown in the rumor mill of potential younger Bruce Wayne’s for Matt Reeves’ THE BATMAN is now said to be the man according to Variety.
Pattinson gained notoriety as a heartthrob in the Twilight film series and this year alone has several projects to be released.
Production on The Batman is said to begin either late this year or early 2020 with the film’s release date set for June 25, 2021.
Here is an update to the recent article about Cathy Yan being tapped to helm the upcoming “Birds Of Prey” based film and why it subsequently pushed back other films such as the sequel to Suicide Squad, Gotham City Sirens and the Harley Quinn and Joker spinoff film.
According to Variety’s Justin Kroll, the execs where so impressed with screenwriter Christina Hodson’s script that Birds of Prey moved up many notches. With Hodson also penning the script for Batgirl, they felt it was a PERFECT way to introduce the character to the film world.
Check out on of the tweets from Kroll below
What do you think of this move? Do you think its a great introduction? Should it have been done with the solo Batman film? Let us know your thoughts.
After an amazing showing at the box office and still continuing to make money, it has officially been confirmed that Patty Jenkins will direct the sequel to the immensely successful Wonder Woman.
The story was broken by Variety today and states the film which the script is being written with Geoff Johns, (who oversees the DC film universe) is set to arrive in theaters December 13, 2019.
Gal Gadot is also set to return as the titular Heroine who is Princess Diana of Themyscira with an alter ego of Diana Prince. After a captivating debut in Batman V. Superman and then a phenomenal solo film debut, Gadot is set to lasso in audiences again in the upcoming Justice League movie due out this November.