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John Turturro joins the ranks of Matt Reeves' The Batman

Matt Reeves is doing everything in his power to create a compelling cast list for The Batman. As revealed by the director yesterday, actor John Turturro will be joining the project as crime boss Carmine Falcone. Falcone has appeared in othe...

 
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Colin Farrell and Andy Serkis in talks to join The Batman

As a friendly reminder, it's been over seven years since we last had a Batman solo movie. Yes, the character has appeared in some DCEU movies, most of which audiences would like to forget existed, but this has been the longest gap between l...

 
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Paul Dano might quiz us as Riddler in The Batman

The Batman has certainly been heating up in the news department these days, which only makes sense. With Joker being the film on everyone's scarred-red lips, interest is turning towards the man who might stop such a kooky clown.

 
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Jonah Hill is no longer attached to The Batman

At some point in time, Jonah Hill was being tapped to portray "The Riddler" in Matt Reeve's film The Batman. As Variety has learned, the actor has passed on the chance. No reason has been given, though some rumblings are coming through abou...

 
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'The Batman' finds its Catwoman

Robert Pattinson's Batman has found its leading lady with Zoe Kravitz set to play Catwoman alongside him in the upcoming film The Batman. Kravtiz is known for being in the hit HBO show Big Little Lies. The new take on The Dark Knight is hel...

 
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Rob Pattinson has officially been cast as Batman

Whether you want it to be true or not, Twilight star Robert Pattinson is now officially going to portray Bruce Wayne/Batman in the upcoming film The Batman. Warner Bros. closed the deal and announced the news today that Pattinson will be do...

 
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Robert Pattinson cast as the new Batman

We have got quite the interesting news on who will play the next Batman thanks to an exclusive source via Variety. Robert Pattinson, who went from being no more than a side character in the successful Harry Potter film franchise to hel...

 
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Why Ben Affleck has officially moved on from Batman

The DCEU has had its issues. That is putting it lightly, but there have been some bright spots with the releases of Wonder Woman and Aquaman gaining praise from fans and critics. Another of these was Ben Affleck's portra...

 
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The Batman to release in 2021 without Ben Affleck

A report from Deadline finally confirmed what DC fans had already suspected—Ben Affleck will not return as the Dark Knight. The next Batman movie, which will be helmed by Matt Reeves, will release in summer of 2021 and focus on a youn...

 
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Rumor: Jake Gyllenhaal wanted for Batman

(Note: I'm referring to Gyllenhal's creepy turn in the film Nightcrawler, not the X-Men character. I suppose explaining a joke means it's not a good one, but here we are.) It's been pretty clear that Ben Affleck hasn't been having as m...

 
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Matt Reeves in talks to direct Ben Affleck in The Batman

Last month, Ben Affleck announced he would no longer direct the new Batman movie. There was speculation that the actor was bummed out by the negative response to Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and his recent directorial effort Live by N...

 
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Ben Affleck will no longer direct the new solo Batman movie

Ben Affleck won't direct the next Batman movie, according to an official statement released yesterday by the actor. While Affleck is out of the director's chair, he is still the star, co-writer, and one of the producers of The Batman. In th...

 
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Ben Affleck directing, starring in solo Batman film

It was easy to poke fun at Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice for our April Fool's Day shenanigans this year, given its divisive nature across the internet. While the jokes increased in wackiness as the day went on, it started from a r...

 
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Patrick Stewart joins Ben Affleck's Batman as Mr. Freeze

More major news from DC's cinematic universe as Warner Bros. is using April 1st to make major announcements. Earlier we reported that Ben Affleck's solo Batman movie is moving forward and, more importantly, George Miller has replaced Zack S...

 
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Ben Affleck-penned Batman film greenlit for production

Everything isn't all rose petals in the DC/Warner Bros. camp right now. Despite Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice amassing over $400 million in its first week, the critical reviews of the film have definitely hurt box office returns, which...

 
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Ben Affleck has written a script for a solo Batman movie

Even though I really didn't like Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, I'll admit that Ben Affleck did a decent job as Bruce Wayne/Batman in spite of the material he was working with. There's been talk that Affleck is working with comics writ...

 

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