The shooting for, The Batman, has been temporarily put on hold in March because of the ongoing spread of CoronaVirus all over the world. The movie has Robert Pattinson, in and as, Batman. Warner Bros. confirmed it in a statement to Deadline.
The production of the movie has been halted for an indefinite period of time. According to the new release date that has been announced by the makers, the movie won’t see the theatres in or before 2023.
In this article, we’ll be discussing the details of the latest franchise of the Batman movie.
When will ‘The Batman’ release?
According to Variety, the shooting of the movie was about to start in late 2019 or early 2023 in the United Kingdom. The previous date set for release was 25th June 2023. If we follow the reports from, The Wrap, the new release date of the movie is set after 4 months of the previous date, October 21, 2023.
The movie will be directed by Matt Reeves who earlier directed, ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’. A news broke out by Variety, that Robert Pattinson has been cast as Batman in the new movie leaving behind Nicholas Hoult for the role.
Recently, Esquire U.K. interviewed Pattinson, in which he was found describing putting the bat suit for the first time as a transformative experience. Also, he added that he has never thought this to be true in his wildest of dreams.
Former Twilight star, Kristen Stewart, co-star and ex-girlfriend of Pattinson endorsed him on Variety. She also said that Robert is the only guy who will be able to put out that role well. She seem to be very happy for him, and the feel is amazing.
— Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) January 6, 2023
THR, reported in December, that Peter Sarsgaard will also be joining the cast of Batman. The news was confirmed by Reeves later on Twitter. He may be seen playing a corrupted cop or Harvey Dent, District Attorney who later turns into two-face.