When Keaton was first rumoured to be concerned with The Flash, it was believed that he can be changing Affleck as Batman – earlier than it was later revealed that each actors can be starring within the movie. Pattinson’s Batman would then exist concurrently in a unique saga.
The report has now been set straight on the way forward for the character in a brand new interview with The New York Times. The interview, with DC Movies president Walter Hamada, explains how the 2 Batmans will exist on the identical time, and who out of Affleck and Keaton can be carrying the character ahead.
Ben Affleck performed Bruce Wayne in two DCEU entries (Image: Alamy)
The existence of the 2 Batmans is described within the interview as “parallel worlds the place completely different variations of the identical character exist concurrently,” revealing that, shifting forwards, the franchise will “have two completely different movie sagas involving Batman – performed by two completely different actors – working on the identical time”.
After the article was writer, a Twitter consumer requested the writer, Brooks Barnes, to make clear which actor can be becoming a member of Pattinson within the twin timeline way forward for Batman.
“Based mostly in your Hamada piece, some have interpreted that WB is doing 2 franchises starring Batman, one with Pattinson, one with a brand new actor,” they tweeted. “Is that right, otherwise you have been referring to Keaton as a second Batman, being a part of a non-Batman-centric saga?”
Barnes merely replied: “Keaton.”
— Brooks Barnes (@brooksbarnesNYT) January 2, 2021
Robert Pattinson has returned to filming The Batman following his coronavirus diagnosis, which briefly halted manufacturing.
The latest manufacturing shutdown was not the primary for The Batman. Again in March, manufacturing halted as a result of pandemic after your entire movie business was placed on maintain. Filming had resumed for under two days again in September earlier than Pattinson’s analysis.
The movie’s launch date has additionally been pushed again numerous instances, having moved from a June 2021 premiere to October 2021. Nevertheless, it will now be released on March 4, 2022.