Hyderabad: Looks like the makers of Robert Pattinson’s Batman may have found his first co-star. A popular news portal has reported that Jonah Hill is in talks to join The Batman. It is said that the producers have been wanting to have Hill for the flick, but kept the decision on hold because they wanted the role of Batman to be filled first.

There have been no reports on what role Hill will be playing, and it is still being worked out. But sources reveal that he is being eyed to play the villain.

Hill starred opposite Emma Stone in Netflix’s Maniac, which is a sci-fi web series. In the past few years, the actor has moved behind the camera by directing the movie ‘Mid90s’, before returning to the silver screen in Matthew McConaughey’s Beach Bum.

Pre-production on the Warner Bros. DC Comics movie is expected to start this summer. No official production date has been set, although insiders tell Variety that filming could start by late 2019 or early 2020. It is also rumoured that Jeffrey Wright is in talks to play Commissioner Gordon.

Robert Pattinson is known for his role in Harry Potter and the Twilight series and has a huge number of girls fawning over his looks. With Robert Pattinson taking the lead with this Batman, fans are eagerly waiting for more details on this project.

Bhavana Sharma

Bhavana Sharma covers entertainment and cinema for Newsmeter.
Having over seven years of experience across various platforms, Bhavana has worked for publications, Telangana Today, Andhra Jyothy, channels like V6 News and online enterprises like International Business Times, Zee News, Tamada Media, IQlik Movies and so on. Her forte has been reporting on Telugu cinema, with several exclusives on developments in the Telugu film industry to her credit. Her one on one chats with several established stars, upcoming actors, directors and others in cinema have been published across print and online platforms. Alumni of Arts College, Osmania University.

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