Looks like Robert Pattinson will face more than Penguin and Catwoman in The Batman as The Riddler is now rumored to appear in the highly-anticipated movie, but he’ll likely have some help by his trusty sidekick Robin.
News about The Batman just keeps coming. In a new report from Forbes, the site states that Robert Pattinson’s Caped Crusader will face The Penguin, Catwoman and The Riddler as well as numerous other villains and mob bosses in the movie. According to the site, Robert Pattinson will “potentially” have help coming with him in the form of Batman sidekick Robin. The site claims that we should hear some official casting announcements soon, so these rumors should be good enough to hold us over.
The Riddler and Robin both appeared in Joel Schumacher’s Batman films and Robin now leads a live-action series centered on the Teen Titans with Brenton Thwaites as the Boy Wonder. The Riddler was last on the big screen in Batman Forever, wih Jim Carrey portraying the villainous character who was recently utilized in live-action on Gotham.
What do you think of Robin and The Riddler appearing in Matt Reeves’ The Batman? Are you excited for Robert Pattinson to take on the Batman mantle? Sound off in the comments section below!
Warner Bros. and DC Films are also developing The Flash standalone film, Green Lantern Corps, Black Adam, Supergirl, New Gods, and Nightwing.
The DCEU continues with a standalone Joker film set outside of the DC Films universe starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Clown Prince of Crime on October 4, 2019, Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) on February 7, 2020, and Wonder Woman 1984 on June 5, 2020.
The Batman hits theaters June 25, 2021. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the future of the DC Films franchise.
‘Titans’: DC Universe Unveils New Photos Of Jason Todd In Robin Suit
DC Universe has released new Titans photos of Curran Walters as Jason Todd in the classic Robin suit.
The upcoming episode of Titans will introduce Jason Todd to the DC Universe world and new photos offer fans a glimpse at his meeting with the titular team, including his predecessor Dick Grayson. Additional photos reveal the team working together as they prepare to take on the nuclear family.
You can check out the first photo below and click "Next" to continue the gallery!
Are you excited to see Jason Todd make his debut on the series?
Titans follows young heroes from across the DC Universe as they come of age and find belonging in a gritty take on the classic Teen Titans franchise. Dick Grayson and Rachel Roth, a special young girl possessed by a strange darkness, get embroiled in a conspiracy that could bring Hell on Earth. Joining them along the way are the hot-headed Starfire and loveable Beast Boy. Together they become a surrogate family and team of heroes.
The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Richard “Dick” Grayson / Robin, Anna Diop as Koriand’r / Starfire, Teagan Croft as Rachel Roth / Raven, and Ryan Potter as Garfield “Gar” Logan / Beast Boy.
Titans premieres on Friday, October 12 on the DC Universe.