During the DC Fandome event the trailer for the new DC/Warner Bros film from director Matt Reeves ‘The Batman’ was released starring Robert Pattison in his first appearance as the caped crusader Batman/Bruce Wayne.
Joe Barton is heading to Gotham to take over showrunning duties on HBO Max’s upcoming The Batman TV series.
The British writer has joined the series as showrunner and exec producer following the departure of Terence Winter in November.
Robert Pattinson has been cleared to return to filming ‘The Batman’ again after his positive COVID-19 test brought production on the comic book movie to a standstill. The studio has never confirmed the identity of the person with the positive test and did not reveal any information about Pattinson’s condition or if anyone else on the production tested positive. Representatives for Pattinson also never acknowledged that he had contracted the virus, though Variety confirmed an initial report in Vanity Fair that the actor had COVID-19.
Leading figures in the U.K. film production sector told Variety Friday that they continue to have absolute faith in the measures being taken to keep cast and crew safe from COVID-19 on British sets. Production on “The Batman” has reportedly resumed at Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, U.K., albeit without star Robert Pattinson’s presence, according to the Daily Mail. On Thursday, Pattinson was diagnosed with COVID-19 and has to self-isolate for 14 days. Warner Bros.’ had reportedly suspended filming in the United Kingdom after star Robert Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19.
Warner Bros.’ The Batman has suspended filming in the United Kingdom after star Robert Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19.
During the DC FanDome panel, filmmaker Matt Reeves revealed the first official footage from The Batman ;we’ve already been given our first look at the official logo for the movie via Twitter and our first look at Robert Pattinson as Batman/Bruce Wayne – take a look below. ‘The Batman’ panel featured director Matt Reeves and was moderated by Aisha Tyler
Days away from the upcoming DC FanDome event, filmmaker Matt Reeves is already teasing bits from his upcoming take on the Caped Crusader. While the online fan convention will likely see the first official footage from The Batman we’ve already been given our first look at the official logo for the movie via Twitter – take a look below.
Warner Bros. has set a 24-hour immersive virtual fan experience that will feature anything and everything from the DC Multiverse — and it’s all free.
The event is set to kick-off on August 22 at 10am PT and will reach fans on all seven continents.