Robert Pattinson shocked a younger Batman super-fan with a gift whereas filming in Liverpool.
The star, who is about to play the titular character in Matt Reeves’ The Batman, wrote to 10-year-old James Campbell after he despatched in a drawing of the character.
Campbell, who has autism and is an enormous DC fan, visited the Batman set daily together with his mother and father whereas the manufacturing was taking pictures in Liverpool. Campbell’s mom, Nicola Corkill, requested Radio Metropolis Information on Twitter to assist enhance her request to ship her son’s image to Pattinson’s group.
“Are you able to assist my 10yo autistic son get this image to ‘batman’ he has been on the set in #liverpool at this time and might be there each evening till it’s gone. He’s an enormous fan an[d] this may make his complete yr. Please assist me out a smile on my boy’s face,” Corkill wrote.
@RadioCityNews are you able to assist my 10yo autistic son get this image to “batman” he has been on the set in #liverpool at this time and might be there each evening till it’s gone. He is an enormous fan an this may make his complete yr. Please assist me out a smile on my boys face #TheBatman pic.twitter.com/ZlWbLbMkgR
— Nicola corkill (@xxnicolac93xx) October 10, 2020
“#Batman manufacturing group in #Liverpool are you able to assist??” Radio Metropolis Information then tweeted. “Nicola’s son is a MASSIVE fan and desires the person himself to have this image he’s drawn.
“Please Twitter, do your factor, it could make a ten yr previous boy very joyful.”
Robert Pattinson then despatched a supply of Batman-themed items to the household, together with a Batmobile, together with a handwritten be aware which learn: “Sorry I missed you. Your drawing was nice! I’ll see you subsequent time I’m in Liverpool.”
James’ father Darren advised Radio City: “To see him react and be so joyful simply melted our hearts. His mum was in tears, it was simply so superb the truth that he’d really received one thing that he actually wished.
“It was simply so good to see that smile on his face.”
The Batman is about to be launched in cinemas in 2022.