A report Thursday that Robert Pattinson might deal with the operate of Batman has some crying, “Holy miscast!”
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Not all people was excited by the thought-about the “Twilight” actor donning the long-lasting swimsuit.
“Robert Pattinson as Batman???” one explicit individual tweeted. “This exactly why Marvel is better in every way smh.”
That, in any case, refers again to the controversy behind Ben Affleck taking up the operate in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” “Suicide Squad” and “Justice League” — a selection that did not go over successfully with some DC Comics devotees.
But there’s moreover a great deal of help for Pattinson, with some pointing in the marketplace was associated hoopla surrounding Heath Ledger’s selection as a result of the Joker in “The Dark Knight.”
That effectivity earned Ledger, who died in 2008 from an unintended overdose, a posthumous Oscar.
“The same people rolling their eyes when they heard #RobertPattinson was cast as the new #Batman are probably the same people who rolled their eyes when Heath Ledger was cast as Joker,’ actor A.J.Kirsch tweeted. “How about you be affected individual and offers #TheBatman a chance?”
“The Batman” is scheduled to hit theaters in June 2021.