Robert Pattinson will play Batman in the next film directed by Matt Reeves The batman, but the actor says that the crusader with cape "is not a superhero." Pattinson recently sat down with Willie Geist in the Today is the show, and explained that Batman has no magic power, so he cannot be considered a superhero.
Batman may be one of the most popular comic book characters in history, but his cape does not rule out the fact that he is not like the other members of the Justice League. Pattinson says that every time someone calls Batman a "superhero," he rejects it.
"Batman is not a superhero … Batman is not a hero. He is a complicated character. I don't think he can ever play a true hero, there must always be something a little wrong. I think it's because one of my eyes is more small than the other, "Pattinson said. “His morality is a bit unpleasant. He is not the golden boy, unlike almost all other comic characters. "
The crazy level of fame Pattinson experienced after playing Edward Cullen in the Twilight Saga It's something that most actors don't achieve, and Pattinson didn't do well. After the series ended, the actor changed to smaller movies and projects like The lighthouse by Robert Eggers and David Cronenberg Cosmopolis
Now that he has returned to the world of highly successful films and is playing one of the most beloved characters in the history of pop culture, the 33-year-old actor also told Geist that he hopes DC Comics fans won't get close to him. Way that Twilight Fans did it a decade ago.
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Pattinson says that a part of him thinks that it is impossible for history to repeat itself because what happened with Twilight It was so sudden. But, he hopes fans won't go outside his house because he is now "bored and old."
Join Pattinson in The batman They will be John Turturro as the crime boss Carmine Falcone, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman and Paul Dano as Riddler. Jeffrey Wright will assume the role of Commissioner Gordon, and Andy Serkis has been elected to play Alfred. There are also rumors that Colin Farrell is in talks to play Penguin.
The batman It is scheduled to hit theaters on June 25, 2021.