A new Batman film is on the way, which is directing by Matt Reeves, and he also penned the screenplay with Mattson Tomlin. The film is produced by Reeves and Dylan Clark. This solo film of Batman will reboot the franchise of th superhero. Earlier, another version was in the works with Ben Affleck, but in 2019, he left the project. Then, Twilight star Robert Pattinson cast as Batman, and he is doing hard work for playing the part.
The film features stars like Robert Pattinson, Paul Dano, Zoë Kravitz, John Turturro, Jeffrey Wright, etc. in the main lead roles. As the filming earlier stopped due to coronavirus, now a major update is here about it, so keep reading:
New Update On Production
This year is tough for Warner Bros. as the studio had to postpone the production on many projects, including Batman, because of coronavirus outbreak. So for the safety reasons, filming on the solo film of Batman stopped this year. Even the director also confirmed this news by sharing a post on twitter:
Yes, we have shut down till it is safe for us all to resume… Everyone safe for the moment, thank you for asking, and stay safe too… https://t.co/wDhlYtphlm
— Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) March 25, 2020
But now its is revealed that the shooting of the movie will begin soon. Recently the Matt Reeves film received the permission to restart the filming in the UK by ensuring all the safety measures. In the coming months, the production will restart.
Unfortunately, due to the delay in the production, Warner Bros. had to postpone the release of The Batman. It is not the only project as the upcoming films like Fantastic Beasts 3, Tenet, Wonder Women 1984, etc also impacted by the dangerous virus.
In the beginning, the film was slated to release in the theaters on June 25th, 2021 and now it will land on October 1, 2021.
This is the confirmed star cast of the upcoming solo film of Batman:
- Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman
- Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman
- Paul Dano as Edward Nashton / Riddler
- Jeffrey Wright as James Gordon
- John Turturro as Carmine Falcone
- Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson
- Jayme Lawson as Bella Reál
- Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth
- Colin Farrell as Oswald “Oz” Cobblepot / Penguin
- Gil Perez-Abraham
- Charlie Carver
- Max Carver
It will be a completely different film about Batman as comparison to the older films. We will see a very young batman in it. Sources revealed that it will be inspired by the Batman series named The Long Halloween.