In what may end up being a huge story in the superhero cinematic realm, actor Robert Pattinson has allegedly been cast as the caped crusader himself in Matt Reeves’ upcoming DC film, ‘The Batman’!
First reported by Variety, The Batman is scheduled for release June 25, 2021. While Reeves’ script still is not complete, and Pattison’s contract has also not been finalized, reports are he has the role basically locked in unless something crazy happens.
Pattinson is most well known as one of the lead characters in the Twilight series of movies, and has been keeping busy recently with a number of independent films.
Little is known about the premise for The Batman, besides it being a prequel moving taking place before Warner Bros. Batman V. Superman, and Justice League films.
We’re sure you’ll be hearing more once this deal is finalized, but as it is, say hello to your new Batman everyone!