A solo film of Batman is in the works at Warner Bros. Studio. Matt Reeves is directing the film, and it features Twilight star Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman. There is also an iconic character which we will see in the movie and that is Catwoman. The Mad Max Fury Road star Zoe Kravitz is cast for the role of the female superhero. Here’s everything to know about it:
Who Is Catwoman?
Catwoman is a DC character whose real name is Selina Kyle. First time she appeared in the comics. She is an orphan who later becomes a thief for her survival and she is also a partner of the Batman. She is experienced in martial art and also one of the love interests of Batman.
Zoe Kravitz As Catwoman
On the big screen, the character of Catwoman is played by some talented actresses like Michelle Pfeiffer (Batman Returns), Halle Berry (Catwoman), and Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises).
Now, Zoe Kravitz will play the role of the female superhero in the upcoming Matt Reeves’ The Batman. Earlier, she lends her voice to the character in 2017’s The Lego Batman Movie. So she is perfect to play the role of Catwoman on the big screen.
First Look Of Zoe Kravitz As Catwoman
Back in January 2020, a photo was released by writer and reporter Liz Shannon Miller in which we can see the new look of Zoe Kravitz As Catwoman. Here’s the first look of Kravitz:
Here is a photo of Zoe Kravitz's Catwoman haircut!
— Liz Shannon Miller (@lizlet) January 17, 2020
About The Batman
With this movie, Warner Bros. is rebooting the Batman franchise and Pattinson replaced Ben Affleck for the role of Batman. Alongside Zoe Kravitz, we will see these stars in the supporting roles: Paul Dano as The Riddler, Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, Colin Farrell as The Penguin, and John Turturro as Carmine Falcone.
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the production of the upcoming DC movie gets suspended. Matt Reeves shared a post on Twitter about the delay of the shooting. Here’s the tweet:
Yes, we have shut down till it is safe for us all to resume… Everyone safe for the moment, thank you for asking, and stay safe too… https://t.co/wDhlYtphlm
— Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) March 25, 2020
The movie was first scheduled to release on June 25, 2021, and now due to the delay in production, it will release on October 1, 2021. The Batman will be the original trilogy from Matt Reeves. Sources revealed that the movie would be inspired by the Batman comic book series ‘The Long Halloween’ by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale.