Based on DC Comics and produced by DC Films, The Batman is an upcoming superhero movie. Director Matt Reeves penned the film along with Peter Craig. There is news that we will see two sequels of the film. The film stars many well-known artists such as Robert Pattinson and Zoe Kravitz. The production of the film was temporarily on halt due to someone’s positive COVID-19 test. But now the filming of The Batman started again. Let us take a closer look at the cast and plot of the film.
Release Date: The Batman
Initially, The Batman was to release in June 2021, but this pandemic is affecting the whole entertainment industry. The filming began in January 2020, but in March the production halted. It was so because someone in the crew got a positive COVID-19 test report. The release date got delayed twice and now scheduled on 4 March 2022 for the United States.
The Plot: The Batman
The story revolves around Batman’s adventures. The film features his conflict with a serial killer of Gotham City named Riddler and the rising corruption which involves his family during the second year of his heroism. There is no detailed synopsis of the film revealed yet, but we hope to get some spoilers before the release of The Batman to keep ourselves from going insane due to delays in releasing.
Cast: The Batman
For Batman fans, no one is a better replacement for Ben Affleck than Robert Pattinson. Pattinson who is well known for his role as Edward Cullen in Twilight Saga series is our next Bruce Wayne aka Batman. Zoe Kravitz will play the role of Selina Kyle aka Catwoman; Paul Dano will play Edward Nashton aka Riddler; Jeffery Wright will be James Gordon, Batman’s ally. We will see John Turturro as Carmine Falcon, who is the crime lord of the Gotham city; Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson, Batman’s attorney and Barry Keoghan as Stanley Markel. Another cast members are Jayme Lawson aka Bella Real, Andy Serkis aka Alfred Pennyworth, Colin Farrell aka Oswald “Oz” Cobblepot or Penguin and Alex Ferns aka Pete Savage.
Updates: The Batman
On September 14, one of the spokespeople from Warner Bros. Studio announced the resumption of production and filming of The Batman in an interview with Variety. On Monday the whole cast along with Robert Pattinson and Zoe Kravitz returned to the set to continue the shooting. US Weekly released some of the recent pictures of the shoot where we can see Zoe as Catwoman with Robert. A filming scene between John Turturro as Carmine Falcone and Colin Farrell as Oswald Cobblepot is also up. They seem to be shooting a scene outside George’s Hall in Liverpool, England.
Fans have high hopes for the upcoming movie, The Batman and mainly due to the once a vampire named Edward, Robert Pattinson. The crew praises Pattinson for his work from time to time as he is a devoted artist. We just have to be patient and look forward to the release of the movie. Yes, 2022 is far from now, but the wait will be worth it. For more such articles stay tuned and if you want another piece by me then read this article on OJ & Nicole: The American Tragedy.