Don’t believe the hype.
This foreign born former two franchise actor is on a short list but his team tried to force the studio into giving him the job with their PR push yesterday.
The foreign born actor who has a current box office bomb is still the odds on favorite.
Robert Pattinson and Nicholas Hoult Are in the Running to Play Batman in New Film
There’s a new Caped Crusader set to hit the big screen — and there are a couple of actors vying to wear the famous batsuit.
Robert Pattinson and Nicholas Hoult are both contenders to play Batman in a new film by Warner Bros. called The Batman, which is set to hit theaters in June 2021, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Warner Bros. did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.
While it’s unclear who will get to pick up the mantle of Batman, multiple reports suggest Pattinson, 33, is the frontrunner, while other names have been floated about such as Armie Hammer and Aaron Taylor-Johnson.- Source