A stunning new piece of fan art imagines Good Omens star David Tennant as The Riddler for Robert Pattinson’s Batman trilogy.
This past May, Warner Bros. officially announced that Twilight alum Robert Pattinson has been cast as Bruce Wayne for The Batman, the latest take on the Caped Crusader that reportedly includes several famous DC Comics villains. While the details on which antagonists will cross paths with Robert Pattinson’s Batman are currently under wraps, The Riddler is said to be one of the characters who will be included in the Matt Reeves film and digital artist William Gray seems to have an actor in mind for the role.
On his official Instagram account, Gray shared a cool image featuring David Tennant suited up as The Riddler, complete with the the villain’s trademark green suit, hat and cane. Of course, David Tennant previously portrayed a comic book villain when he took on the role of Kilgrave in Marvel’s Jessica Jones on Netflix.
Here’s what David Tennant could look like as The Riddler for Robert Pattinson’s Batman trilogy!
Do you think David Tennant would be a good choice for the role of the Riddler? Would you like to see him match wits with Robert Pattinson’s Batman? Or would you like to see David Tennant as another comic book character? Sound-off your thoughts in the comments!
Plot details for The Batman are being kept under lock and key, though the Robert Pattinson film will center around a younger Bruce Wayne and features a Rogues’ Gallery of villains that reportedly includes Catwoman. The Matt Reeves film will follow the titular hero during his formative years as Gotham City’s protector and will make use of his detective skills to a greater extent than previous DC films. It is expected to be the first chapter in a new Batman trilogy with Robert Pattinson.
Last month, Greig Fraser joined The Batman as its cinematographer. His previous work includes Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Lion and Zero Dark Thirty. He also shot the 2010 remake of Let Me In, which was written and directed by Reeves.
The Batman will be released in theaters on June 25, 2021. Stay tuned for the latest news on Robert Pattinson’s Batman the future of the DC Extended Universe!
Clay Enos Shares Hi-Res Stills Of ‘Batman v Superman’, ‘Justice League’ & More
Photographer Clay Enos has shared a huge batch of new hi-res stills from DCEU films such as Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Wonder Woman, Justice League, and Suicide Squad which includes several new images of Jared Leto as The Joker.
The hi-res images range from stills to behind the scenes photos featuring directors Zack Snyder and David Ayer working with cast members including Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman and Will Smith as Deadshot. In addition to the new images of Jared Leto's Joker, a new image of Gadot as Wonder Woman in her own standalone film is included among the hi-res stills.
You can check out the images in the gallery below.
Warner Bros. and DC Films have many projects currently being developed including The Batman, The Flash standalone film, Green Lantern Corps, Black Adam, Supergirl, New Gods, and Nightwing.
The DCEU continues this month with Aquaman which is now playing and will be followed by Shazam! on April 5, 2019, Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, and Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020. A standalone Joker film set outside of the DC Films universe starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime is also set to hit theaters October 4, 2019.
Directed by James Wan, Aquaman stars Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry, Amber Heard as Mera, Willem Dafoe as Vulko, Patrick Wilson as Orm / Ocean Master, Dolph Lundgren as Nereus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Black Manta, Nicole Kidman as Atlanna, Ludi Lin as Captain Murk, and Temuera Morrison as Tom Curry.
From Warner Bros. Pictures and director, James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be… a king.
Aquaman is now playing. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the future of the current DC cinematic universe as we learn it.
Source: Clay Enos