BREAKING: Colin Farrell in Talks to Play Penguin in The Batman!
BREAKING: Colin Farrell in talks to play Penguin in The Batman!
On the heels of today’s announcement that Andy Serkis is in talks to play Alfred Pennyworth in Matt Reeves’ The Batman, Deadline brings phrase that Colin Farrell is in negotiations with Warner Bros. to painting Penguin within the upcoming function starring Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman.
Farrell and Serkis would be a part of a solid that additionally consists of Zoe Kravitz as Selina Kyle aka Catwoman, Paul Dano because the Riddler, and Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner James Gordon.
The Penguin was beforehand performed by Danny DeVito in Tim Burton’s Batman Returns in 1992. Burgess Meredith additionally performed the character within the 1960s tv collection and was most lately portrayed by Robin Lord Taylor as a younger Oswald Cobblepot within the collection Gotham.
Reeves will direct the Warner Bros. Pictures movie, and likewise co-wrote the screenplay alongside author Mattson Tomlin. Reeves is producing alongside Dylan Clark. Michael E. Uslan will function govt producer.
The Batman will start manufacturing in January 2020 within the UK. The film is scheduled to launch on June 25, 2021.
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