The filmmaker Matt reeves, director of the next tape The batman, announced on Thursday the first images of Robert Pattinson sheathed like the mythical superhero that will play on the big screen.
In a video titled “camera tests”, uploaded by the director himself, Pattinson appears wrapped in the new batman suit, although on a dark background illuminated solely by a dim red light and set with music by composer Michael Giacchino. This is the first advance of the next installment of the franchise, whose filming began a few weeks ago.
Pattinson will give life to Batman in this film and thus take over from other interpreters who in the past embodied the Gotham justice, including Christian Bale, Ben Affleck, Michael Keaton, George Clooney or Val Kilmer.
The cast of The batman It also includes Zoë Kravitz in a leading role, who will play Catwoman and who will be, in this way, the successor in this role of stars like Michelle Pfeiffer (Batman Returns, 1992), Halle Berry (Catwoman, 2004) or Anne Hathaway (The dark knight). Together with Pattinson and Kravitz they will also appear in The batman the actors Paul Dano, Colin Farrell, Andy Serkis, John Turturro and Jeffrey Wright, among others.
The film will be released in June 2021
This project that leads Matt reeves, whose filmography consists of tapes such as Mostruous (2008), The dawn of the planet of the apes (2014) and Planet of the Apes (2017), has had a very long and complex pregnancy.
Initially, The batman I was going to count as a brain with Ben Affleck, which gave life to the superhero in Batman v Superman: The Dawn of Justice , Suicide squad (both of 2016), and The Justice League (2017). Affleck was going to direct this film, but in 2017 he resigned from being its director; and also appeared as its protagonist, a role he also said goodbye finally in January last year.
It is planned that The batman landing in theaters in June 2021.