The "Archenemy" star describes Affleck's plans for "The Batman" and explains Deathstroke's new look in the Snyder Cut of "Justice League."
"The Batman" will no longer hit theaters in 2021. In another major release calendar overhaul, Warner Bros. has delayed the comic book adventure and a number of other movies, including "The Flash" and "Shazam 2." "The Batman" -- starring Robert Pattinson as the Caped Crusader -- had been scheduled for Oct. 1, 2021. It's now […]
Two weeks after the actor reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, Variety is reporting that Pattinson has been given the all-clear to return to the movie’s U.K. set.
"The Batman" is going back to work. Robert Pattinson has been cleared to don on the cape and cowl again after his positive COVID-19 test brought production on the comic book movie to a standstill. The studio has never confirmed the identity of the person with the positive test and did not reveal any information […]
“A member of The Batman production has tested positive for COVID-19 and is isolating in accordance with established protocols,” a Warner Bros. spokesperson said in a statement.
Check out highlights from the DC Fandome panels for "Wonder Woman 1984," "The Flash," "The Suicide Squad," "Justice League" Snyder Cut, "The Batman" and more.
Director Matt Reeves revealed the first look of the logo at his upcoming film "The Batman" on Thursday, as well as a teaser poster to promote the upcoming panel for the DC Films production at the DC FanDome virtual presentation on Aug. 22. Excited to share the very first look at our official TheBatman logo, […]
"The Batman" will resume shooting in early September in the U.K. at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, according to insiders. The comic book adventure was roughly seven weeks into production when filming had to be halted in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. "The Batman," which is said to be a grittier and more realistic take […]
Meanwhile screenwriter Matt Tomlin weighs in on how his next superhero project, the Robert Pattinson-starring reboot "The Batman," takes a new lens to the Caped Crusader story.
Robert Pattinson told Christopher Nolan his Batman screen test was "a family emergency."
Gotham City is coming to HBO Max. The streaming service has given a series commitment for a spinoff of Matt Reeves’ upcoming “The Batman” that will be set inside the Gotham City Police Department.Per HBO Max, the untitled series “will build upon the motion picture’s examination of the anatomy of corruption in Gotham City.”“Boardwalk Empire” creator Terence Winter will write the project, with Reeves and his 6th and Idaho production company producing with Warner Bros. TV. Reeves and Winter will executive produce alongside “The Batman” producer Dylan Clark.Also Read: 'The Batman' Director Matt Reeves Signs Overall TV Deal With Warner BrosReeves is helming Warner Bros.’ newest take on the Caped Crusader, which will see Robert Pattinson take over the role. “The Batman” is scheduled to hit theaters in October 2021, and also stars Zoe Kravitz, Paul Dano, Colin Farrell, John Turturro, Jeffrey Wright, Peter Sarsgard and Andy Serkis. It is not clear yet if any of the film’s cast will appear in this new series, though Wright is portraying Police Commissioner Jim Gordon.“This is an amazing opportunity, not only to expand the vision of the world I am creating in the film, but to explore it in the kind of depth and detail that only a longform format can afford — and getting to work with the incredibly talented Terence Winter, who has written so insightfully and powerfully about worlds of crime and corruption, is an absolute dream,” said Reeves.The series would be the second to focus on the Gotham police, following Fox’s “Gotham” which starred Ben McKenzie as Gordon in the days before Bruce Wayne became Batman. It joins other DC Comics-based TV projects at HBO Max, that include a “Green Lantern” series from Geoff Johns, a J.J. Abrams-produced “Justice League Dark” and an animated Aquaman show. Elizabeth Banks the executive producing the comedy “DC Super Hero High” as well.“We are so fortunate to have such great partners in Matt, Dylan, and Terry and unprecedented access to a wealth of IP from our partners at Warner Bros. and DC,” said Sarah Aubrey, head of original content, HBO Max.Along with creating “Boardwalk Empire,” Winter co-created the short-lived “Vinyl” and served as a writer, director and executive producer on “The Sopranos.”The HBO Max series will also be executive produced by 6th & Idaho’s Daniel Pipski and Adam Kassan; Rafi Crohn will co-executive produce. Warner Bros. International Television Distribution will distribute the series globally.Read original story TV Spinoff of ‘The Batman’ About Gotham City PD in the Works at HBO Max At TheWrap
Warner Bros. has unveiled a virtual fan experience for Aug. 22, dubbed DC FanDome, featuring the casts and creators of key properties, including "Wonder Woman 1984," "Aquaman," "The Batman" and the "Snyder Cut" of "Justice League." "There is no fan like a DC fan," said Warner Bros. chair and chief executive officer Ann Sarnoff. "For […]
Warner Bros. has shaken up the release calendar for many of its upcoming films -- including "The Batman" and "The Sopranos" prequel, titled "The Many Saints of Newark." "The Batman," starring Robert Pattinson and directed by Matt Reeves, was originally expected to debut June 25, 2021, and will now launch in theaters on Oct. 1, […]
"The Batman" is the latest movie to shut down production over the coronavirus. Following the news that Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attracted the coronavirus during the "Elvis Presley" shoot in Australia, Warner Bros. has made a decision to halt production on "The Batman" for two weeks The film's crew was shooting on a sound […]
The actor tells the New York Times that drinking "created more marital problems" for him and his then-wife.
Warner Bros has revealed the first look of Robert Pattinson as the Dark Knight in the upcoming film “The Batman” from Matt Reeves.Check out the video above of Pattinson’s camera test, released Thursday by WB.Production is currently underway in the United Kingdom.The cast includes Zoe Kravitz as Selina Kyle, a.k.a. Catwoman, Paul Dano as Edward Nashton, also known as the Riddler and John Turturro is playing Carmine Falcone. TheWrap previously reported that Andy Serkis is in talks to play Alfred Pennyworth and that Colin Farrell is in talks to star as The Penguin. Jeffrey Wright is playing Commissioner Gordon, Peter Saarsgard is playing the role of Wasserman, while Jayme Lawson is set to star as well.Also Read: Peter Sarsgaard Joins Robert Pattinson, Zoe Kravitz in Matt Reeves' 'The Batman'Reeves has described his film as a “defining” and “very personal” story about the Dark Knight, rather than an origin story in the vein of Frank Miller’s beloved “Year One” series. According to insiders with knowledge of the project, Reeves’ film will explore Bruce Wayne’s second year as the Dark Knight detective.“The Batman” will be released on June 25, 2021.Read original story ‘The Batman': First Look at Robert Pattinson as The Dark Knight (Video) At TheWrap
Peter Sarsgaard is joining Robert Pattinson in Warner Bros.' "The Batman" in an undisclosed role. "The Batman" director Matt Reeves tweeted the news on Friday, sharing a gif of Sarsgaard accompanied by a bat emoji. Pattinson is starring as Batman/Bruce Wayne. The movie also stars Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as the Riddler, Colin […]
John Turturro is set to join the cast of Matt Reeves and Warner Bros.' "The Batman" starring Robert Pattinson. Reeves announced on Twitter that Turturro would be playing Carmine Falcone, the Gotham City gangster and adversary to the Caped Crusader. He joins a cast that includes Zoe Kravitz, who will play Selina Kyle aka Catwoman, […]
Newcomer and recent Juilliard graduate Jayme Lawson has joined the cast of Matt Reeves’ “The Batman,” TheWrap has confirmed. Lawson’s role is being kept under wraps.Robert Pattinson is set to star as the Dark Knight, with Reeves having taken over the directing gig after Ben Affleck stepped away from the project. Affleck was also originally expected to play Batman but then said he would be hanging up the cape for good.Reeves has since described the film as a “defining” and “very personal” story about the Dark Knight, rather than an origin story in the vein of Frank Miller’s beloved “Year One” series.Also Read: 'The Batman': Colin Farrell in Talks to Play PenguinLawson would join the cast which includes Zoe Kravitz who has been cast as Selina Kyle, a.k.a. Catwoman and Paul Dano who has been cast as Edward Nashton, also known as the Riddler. TheWrap exclusively reported the casting of Andy Serkis who is in talks to play Alfred Pennyworth. Colin Farrell is in talks to play Penguin.Also Read: 'The Batman': Colin Farrell in Talks to Play PenguinReeves and Mattson Tomlin wrote the screenplay, and the film is being produced by Reeves and “Planet of the Apes” collaborator Dylan Clark. Michael E. Uslan is executive producing. It is set to start filming in January in the U.K.Lawson is repped by UTA. Lawson’s stage credits include playing Juliet in “Romeo and Juliet” as well as the title role in “Hamlet,” and she has also played Lady Macbeth onstage, while training at Juilliard. Lawson also stars in “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf,” now playing at The Public Theater for the first time since its premiere in 1976; Jayme plays the Tony-winning role of “Lady in Red.”“The Batman” will be released on June 25, 2021.Collider first reported the news.Read original story Newcomer Jayme Lawson Joins Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’ At TheWrap
Colin Farrell is in talks to play Penguin in Matt Reeves’ “The Batman,” an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.Robert Pattinson is set to star as the Dark Knight. On Tuesday, TheWrap reported that Andy Serkis is in talks to play Alfred Pennyworth in the movie that also stars Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman and Paul Dano as Riddler.Reeves took over as director after Ben Affleck stepped away from the role. Reeves has since described the film as a “defining” and “very personal” story about the Dark Knight, rather than an origin story in the vein of Frank Miller’s beloved “Year One” series.Also Read: Andy Serkis in Talks to Play Alfred Pennyworth in Matt Reeves' 'The Batman' (Exclusive)Previously, Jonah Hill was reportedly the frontrunner to play the antagonist the Penguin. However, he was then in talks for Riddler, until he completely stepped away from the project. Another name previously floated for the role of Penguin was Seth Rogen.The character first made his appearance in “Detective Comics 58” in December 1941 — he is one of Batman’s biggest enemies, a Gotham City mobster and crime boss. The Riddler first appeared in “Detective Comics 140” in October 1948 and is a criminal mastermind in Gotham City who likes to incorporate riddles and puzzles into his schemes. He is also one of Batman’s biggest foes.Also Read: Zoe Kravitz Cast as Catwoman in Matt Reeves' 'The Batman'Reeves and Mattson Tomlin wrote the screenplay, and the film is being produced by Reeves and “Planet of the Apes” collaborator Dylan Clark. Michael E. Uslan is executive producing. It is set to start filming in January in the U.K.“The Batman” will be released on June 25, 2021.Deadline first reported the news.Read original story ‘The Batman': Colin Farrell in Talks to Play Penguin At TheWrap
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Paul Dano is in talks to join Robert Pattinson in Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. "The Batman," sources tell Variety. Though the studio would not confirm the role, insiders believe that Dano would be playing the classic comic book villain The Riddler. Dano's casting comes on the heels of Jonah Hill turning down an offer […]