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“The Batman” Casts Newcomer Jayme Lawson in Undisclosed Role

Jayme Lawson is about as green as it gets in Hollywood fresh from graduating Julliard. Joining the cast of The Batman sure gets a resume going. Matt Reeves, who’s directing and co-writing the film with Mattson Tomlin, has quite the colorful cast. Robert Pattinson stars as Bruce Wayne/Batman. Starting Batman’s rogue gallery includes: Zoë Kravitz […]

“Batman”: Aaron Eckhart Says Heath Ledger, Joaquin Phoenix Set Performance Bar

“Batman”: Aaron Eckhart Says Heath Ledger, Joaquin Phoenix Set Performance Bar

Aaron Eckhart loves sharing advice to other among the Batman film family. He played Harvey Dent/Two Face in The Dark Knight (2008), the second of director Christopher Nolan’s trilogy.  Regarded as the best live action Batman film, Eckhart feels a bond whenever an actor enters the Batman world. Eckhart spoke to Entertainment Weekly while promoting […]

Colin Farrell Has Entered into Talks to Join "The Batman" as the Penguin

Colin Farrell Has Entered into Talks to Join “The Batman” as the Penguin

It seems that today is the day for casting announcements for The Batman. We got news earlier today that Andy Serkis is in talks to join the cast as Alfred Pennyworth. It seems that they are looking at adding another villain to this version of the caped crusader. According to Deadline Colin Ferrall is in talks to join the […]


Robert Pattinson Talks “The Batman” and Bringing a Complex Hero to Life

With every casting announcement, Matt Reeve’s film The Batman is building itself up to me a major film for the DCEU with Robert Pattinson taking on the role of the Dark Knight. The actor has shared his thoughts on the upcoming film, how this Batman isn’t your standard hero and his admiration for Reeve’s creativity. […]

Report: 'The Batman' Will Have Rouges Gallery Members Penguin, Catwoman

Warner Bros. Continues Their Search For Penguin in “The Batman”

Matt Reeve’s upcoming DC project The Batman has recently found two of the three villains said to be in the film, and now the search for the final Gotham based criminal continues. After the announcement of Jonah Hill’s choice to pass on the film and the news of Paul Dano playing The Riddler, reports are […]

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“The Batman”: Paul Dano Eyed for The Riddler

Paul Dano is in negotiations with Warner Bros for Matt Reeves’ The Batman with Robert Pattinson in the title role. Variety reports the role as the Riddler, but the studio won’t confirm. The Dano casting news comes on the heels of Jonah Hill pulling out of the project. Variety speculates Dano may have been Hill’s […]

"The Batman" Adds Zoe Kravitiz as Selina Kyle aka Catwoman

“The Batman” Adds Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle aka Catwoman

The cast of The Batman continues to get more and more interesting. It began when they cast Robert Pattinson in the lead role and it has only improved from there. The Matt Reeves directed movie has been in various levels of development for years but it seems to be finally moving forward. The Batman has now gained a Selina […]

Willem Dafoe Thinks Robert Pattinson Has an Important 'Batman' Quality

Report: Robert Pattinson IS ‘The Batman’ For Warner Bros. Pictures, Matt Reeves

After reports earlier this week that additional screen tests were talking place for Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming film from director Matt Reeves The Batman, it would appear that yes, early frontrunner Robert Pattinson has indeed nabbed the role of the capped crusader. Deadline says this news was confirmed to them, and we’re still waiting on the final word […]

REPORT: Robert Pattison AND Nicholas Hoult Screen Testing for 'The Batman'

REPORT: Robert Pattison AND Nicholas Hoult Screen Testing for ‘The Batman’

The ongoing saga of who might be taking on the mantle of the Dark Knight for Warner Bros. Pictures upcoming The Batman film from director Matt Reeves continues, with a new report suggesting that both the rumored for sure Bruce Wayne Robert Pattinson is currently screen testing along with the continually rumored other favorite, Nicholas Hoult. Umberto Gonzales of […]

Willem Dafoe Thinks Robert Pattinson Has an Important 'Batman' Quality

Willem Dafoe Thinks Robert Pattinson Has an Important ‘Batman’ Quality

4-time Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe has some thoughts about why Robert Pattinson, the rumored star of Matt Reeves‘ upcoming The Batman for Warner Bros. Pictures, has an important quality to bring the capped crusader to the big screen. “He’s got a strong chin. That’s a part of it,” Dafoe told Variety during a chat at Cannes about Lighthouse, […]

Report: 'The Batman' Will Have Rouges Gallery Members Penguin, Catwoman

Report: ‘The Batman’ Will Have Rouges Gallery Members Penguin, Catwoman

We’ve written so many reports about the possibilities that Matt Reeves may be looking at certain rouge’s gallery members as villains in his upcoming stand-alone caped crusader film, The Batman. Still waiting on official confirmation from Warner Bros. Pictures that current rumored Bruce Wayne Robert Pattinson *is* actually playing the part, some other interesting stories are popping […]


Robert Pattinson Has Been Cast to Play Batman in Matt Reeves' The Batman

Robert Pattinson Has Been Cast to Play Batman in Matt Reeves’ The Batman

UPDATE: According to Deadline Pattinson might not be a done deal. They are saying that Pattinson is on the shortlist with X-Men star Nicholas Hoult. We’ll continue to update as we learn what exactly is going on. Warner Bros. has found their new Batman. According to Variety Robert Pattinson will be playing the caped crusader […]

RUMOR: Scripts Delays for The Batman Could Push Back the Start Date

It took a long time but for a little while, it looked like the DC universe finally got everything in order. Aquaman and Shazam! were both hits with decent to great reviews and they have Wonder Woman 1984 on the horizon. There were rumors that several projects were moving along nicely and one of the […]

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J.K. Simmons Reprises J. Jonah Jameson for ‘Avengers’ Spoof

One of the best comic book film castings of all time is J.K. Simmons as newspaper mogul J. Jonah Jameson in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man trilogy for Sony, but thanks to Lights, Camera, Pod, we see him come alive again in animated form. Despite the trilogy pre-dating the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the scene asks “What […]


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Ben Affleck Talks the Unused Script for The Batman

For the better part of a year, there was endless speculation about whether or not Ben Affleck was going to continue to play Batman. There were rumors going around that he wasn’t happy in the role and then on the 15th of last month Affleck formally announced that he was done playing Bruce Wayne. No […]

Armie Hammer NOT in for ‘The Batman’, No One Asked Him

We’d like to first remind everyone that casting RUMORS are often a far cry from the actual casting that happens for a film, especially with a character like The Batman. Director Matt Reeves is still hard at work on his solo Dark Knight film for Warner Bros. Pictures, but without the most recent actor to play […]

‘The Suicide Squad’, ‘Doctor Sleep’ and More Get WB Release Dates

A bunch of Warner Bros. Pictures news just hit, and we’re happy to report it to you. It looks like the company has a lot of faith in the upcoming Mike Flanagan-led adaptation of Doctor Sleep, the sequel to Stephen King‘s seminal The Shining, starring Ewan McGregor as adult Danny, as they’ve moved the film up from it’s original release date of […]