Kevin Conroy Wants To Return As Bruce Wayne For A Live-Action ‘Batman Beyond’

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Kevin Conroy revealed he is interested in returning as an older Bruce Wayne for a live-action version of Batman Beyond.

Kevin Conroy has been voicing Bruce Wayne/Batman for over 25 years years and will finally make his live-action debut on the upcoming Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover next week. Kevin Conroy is set to play a Kingdom Come version of Bruce Wayne and will appear in the Batwoman episode of the crossover. This will mark the first time that Bruce Wayne has appeared in the Arrowverse, however Batman is not expected to appear.

With Tyler Hoechlin’s Superman getting his own Arrowverse spin-off, perhaps a Batman series is next? Warner Bros. is notably protective of the Batman character, but the studio is allowing Bruce Wayne to appear on Crisis on Infinite Earths and Titans. While there hasn’t been a live-action Batman on TV for sometime, a loophole could be accomplished with a live-action Batman Beyond series. Kevin Conroy also seems to be thinking about this as well based off a recent interview he had with Comicbook.com:

“Wouldn’t that be awesome? That would be so awesome. I was thinking that as I was doing this, that I’m kind of inhabiting Old Bruce Wayne from Batman Beyond. He’s not that old — Bruce Wayne in Batman Beyond is like 80. He’s not that old in this but he is as limited in his ability to be physical in this. He’s not fully able-bodied. In that sense he’s like Old Bruce Wayne in Batman Beyond. And I was using the voice, actually, from Old Bruce Wayne from Batman Beyond. I was thinking, it would be great to do that. I would love it.”

Would you like to see a live-action Batman Beyond series set in the Arrowverse? Maybe a live-action Batman Beyond series can find a home at HBO Max? Would you like to see Kevin Conroy to return as a live-action Bruce Wayne? Comment below!

Crisis On Infinite Earths will span two quarters and consist of ArrowThe FlashSupergirlLegends of Tomorrow, and Batwoman. The Arrowverse crossover will launch with three episodes in December before concluding with two additional episodes in January.

In addition to the regular cast members of each Arrowverse series, Crisis on Infinite Earths will also feature appearances by Tyler Hoechlin as Superman, Brandon Routh as Clark Kent/Superman and Ray Palmer/The Atom, LaMonica Garrett as the Anti-Monitor, Jon Cryer as Lex Luthor, Tom Cavanagh as Pariah, Elizabeth Tulloch as Lois Lane, Cress Williams as Black Lightning, Kevin Conroy as Bruce Wayne, Johnathon Schaech as Jonah Hex, Erica Durance as Lois Lane, Tom Welling as Clark Kent / Superman, Ashley Scott Will as Huntress, and Burt Ward in an undisclosed role.

Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Kevin Conroy’s Bruce Wayne in Crisis on Infinite Earths as it develops!

Source: Comicbook.com

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden's affection for all things DC, Marvel, and Star Wars has led him to entertainment journalism at Heroic Hollywood as a News Editor.