‘The Mandalorian’: Is Pedro Pascal’s Lead Bounty Hunter A Villain?

With the likes of Jango Fett and Boba Fett, all the live-action Mandalorians have been villainous in nature. Apparently, Pedro Pascal’s The Mandalorian character will be no different.

Seen at the Star Wars Celebration, two banner images around the stage portray the heroes of the light side and the villains of the dark side. Featured on the dark side’s banner, Pedro Pascal’s The Mandalorian character is seen besides Darth Maul and Captain Phasma. This would seemingly confirm that the character will be a villainous bounty hunter, possibly even an enemy of the Resistance.

Very little is known of what events will transpire during the live-action Disney Plus series, so there is plenty of room for fan speculation. There is still hope that we will see trailer for The Mandalorian before the end of Star Wars Celebration and get a hint as to the show’s plot.

Are you excited to see Pedro Pascal as a bad guy in The Mandalorian? Let us know down below!

The Disney Plus series The Mandalorian may be the first ever live-action Star Wars series but the franchise has spawned beloved animated series in the past, such as The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels. Actor Pedro Pascal will also be playing a key role in another franchise on the horizon. Wonder Woman 1984 hits theaters in June 2020 with Pedro Pascal playing an unknown role alongside Gal Gadot’s titular DC hero.

We’ll be sure to keep you updated on all news regarding Pedro Pascal’s Disney Plus series The Mandalorian as soon as more information becomes available. Will you be purchasing Disney Plus on day one to check out The Mandalorian? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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Top Actors To Replace Ben Affleck In Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

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Batman Ben Affleck Matt ReevesBen Affleck is officially out as Batman and it's a pretty sad day.

Words cannot describe how sad I am to see Ben Affleck announce that he's no longer Batman. His Batman is why I do what I do. In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, I fell in love with his comic book-accurate interpretation of the Caped Crusader. It was a breath of fresh air and it felt like we finally had the one true Batman.

Three years have quickly sped by and we're officially going to receive a new Batman for his next movie. Last night, Ben Affleck announced that he will not return as the Dark Knight in Matt Reeves' The Batman and now everyone's attention has moved towards wanting to know who the next Bruce Wayne will be. Matt Reeves is said to want an actor that's around 20 years younger than Affleck while Warner Bros. wants someone older. My guess is that Reeves wants a fresh start while the studio wants an older actor for crossover potential.

In this list, I will discuss the actors I think can replace Ben Affleck as Batman using the parameters that Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. want. Hit Next to see our picks to play the Batman.

Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender X-Men

Michael Fassbender is an X-Men alum and no stranger to comic book franchises. The actor has shown multiple levels of range and could definitely handle the Batman/Bruce Wayne personality. If they go with the older range for the next Dark Knight, then Fassbender is probably one of the best choices to take over the role.

Ben Barnes

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Ben Barnes is out of a job after The Punisher season 2 and he's one of the best actors in that series. The second season tied up Barnes' arc on The Punisher and the actor has already told us that that he'd love to play the Caped Crusader. Barnes definitely has the pretty boy look going on for him and I wonder what his take on Bruce Wayne could be.

Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling Blade Runner 2049

I've said this before and I'll say it again: Ryan Gosling needs to star in a superhero movie. I've always thought Gosling would make a great Batman. Every role that he's done has shown us his capability and he could crush it as Bruce Wayne.

Jon Hamm

Jon Hamm Mad Men

Jon Hamm is my top choice for an older Batman. If Warner Bros. wants to cast an older actor for crossover potential, Jon Hamm is the studio's best bet. He has a similar look to Ben Affleck, and c'mon, the guy's look just screams Bruce Wayne.

Armie Hammer

Armie Hammer The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Armie Hammer is 32 years old and was cast as the Caped Crusader in George Miller's Justice League: Mortal. That film will never see the light of day, but that doesn’t mean that Hammer doesn't deserve a second shot at being the Batman. He's charming, broody and will probably give his all for this role. Armie Hammer is a great option because he's young enough for Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. could work in a way for him to crossover with the rest of the DC Extended Universe.

Richard Madden

Richard Madden Bodyguard

Game of Thrones alum Richard Madden is my top choice to replace Ben Affleck as Batman. The actor is young, has the look and definitely has the acting chops to play the duality of Batman and Bruce Wayne. Madden just won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Television series for the BBC drama Bodyguard, so Warner Bros. may want to quickly snatch him up.

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