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Robert Pattinson Will Reportedly Play Batman in Upcoming Film

Robert Pattinson

It’s official! Robert Pattinson is the new Batman, according to Variety.

Warner Bros. has closed the deal for Pattinson to play the famous superhero in director Matt Reeves’ upcoming film.

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Robert Pattinson is reportedly set to play Batman in an upcoming film, according to Variety.

The outlet reports that Pattinson is in negotiations to star in director Matt Reeves’ new movie, The Batman. A source explained that it’s not official yet, but Pattinson is the top choice for the role.

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Sources also revealed that Reeves sent Pattinson the script, so the deal should be finalized soon. “It’s pretty much a done deal,” a source told Us Weekly.

Filming dates have not been released yet, but production could start in late 2019 or early 2020.

The Batman is set to premiere on June 25, 2021.