From Warner Bros. Pictures comes ?The Batman,? with director Matt Reeves (the ?Planet of the Apes? films) at the helm and with Robert Pattinson (?Tenet,? ?The Lighthouse,? ?Good Time?) starring as Gotham City?s vigilante detective, Batman, and billionaire Bruce Wayne.
Also in the star-studded ensemble as Gotham?s famous and infamous cast of characters are Zo? Kravitz (?Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,? ?Mad Max: Fury Road?) as Selina Kyle; Paul Dano (?Love & Mercy,? ?12 Years a Slave?) as Edward Nashton; Jeffrey Wright (the ?Hunger Games? films) as the GCPD?s James Gordon; John Turturro (the ?Transformers? films) as Carmine Falcone; Peter Sarsgaard (?The Magnificent Seven,? ?Black Mass?) as Gotham D.A. Gil Colson; Barry Keoghan (?Dunkirk?) as Officer Stanley Merkel; Jayme Lawson (?Farewell Amor?) as mayoral candidate Bella Re?l; with Andy Serkis (the ?Planet of the Apes? films, ?Black Panther?) as Alfred; and Colin Farrell (?Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,? ?Dumbo?) as Oswald Cobblepot.
?The Batman? was written by Matt Reeves & Peter Craig. Reeves and Dylan Clark (the ?Planet of the Apes? films) are producing the film, with Simon Emanuel, Michael E. Uslan, Walter Hamada and Chantal Nong Vo serving as executive producers. Reeves? behind-the-scenes creative team includes Oscar-nominated director of photography Greig Fraser (?Lion,? upcoming ?Dune?); his ?Planet of the Apes? production designer, James Chinlund; editors William Hoy (the ?Planet of the Apes? films) and Tyler Nelson (?Rememory?); Oscar-winning VFX supervisor Dan Lemmon (?The Jungle Book?); Oscar-nominated SFX supervisor Dominic Tuohy (?1917,? ?Star Wars: Episode IX ? The Rise of Skywalker?); Oscar-nominated sound mixer Stuart Wilson (?1917,? the ?Star Wars? franchise); Oscar-winning costume designer Jacqueline Durran (?1917,? ?Little Women,? ?Anna Karenina?) and costume designers Glyn Dillon (the ?Star Wars? franchise) and David Crossman (?1917,? the ?Star Wars? franchise); hair designer Zoe Tahir (upcoming ?No Time to Die,? ?Spectre?); and Oscar-nominated makeup designer Naomi Donne (?1917?).
Based on characters from DC. Batman was created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger. ?The Batman? is set to open in theaters October 1, 2021 in select 3D and 2D and IMAX theaters and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures.