There are a couple of actors who are going to contend for the famous Batman suite. Well, as per reports, Twilight and Harry Potter actor Robert Pattinson or X-Men actor Nicholas Hoult are the top choices for playing Batman. The new film by Warner Bros known as The Batman is going to hit the theaters in June 2021. The film is going to de directed by Matt Reeves, who also directed the Planet of the Apes movies.
The deal hasn’t been finalized yet over whether Pattison or Hoult would be playing the Caped Crusader. At this stage, Pattison is the No. 1 choice for Warner Bros.
Another source of a leading daily stated that Armie Hammer and Aaron Taylor-Johnson were also being regarded for the role of Batman in the movie.
Pattinson or Hoult would be taking over the role of Batman from Ben Affleck, who played the character in Batman v Superman, Suicide Squad, and Justice League. At the age of 29, Hoult might be the youngest-ever actor to be trouped in as Batman. Christian Bale played Batman for the first time at the age of 31 in Batman Begins, although it’s not apparent how old he was when he was casted. Other actors to have put on the hat include Christian Bale, George Clooney, Val Kilmer, and Michael Keaton, among others.
As per sources, Warner Bros., in giving Reeves enough time to work on the script, and believes the latest redo of the DC icon is done properly, following the failure of Batman v Superman and Justice League. Sources informed that the shooting of the new film The Batman might begin later this year or early 2020.