Don’t expect to seeJoaquin Phoenix‘s Joker pop up inThe Batman.
Theupcoming Matt Reeves DC filmstarringRobert Pattinsonis going to be completely separate fromJoker, the actor confirmed toYahoo. “It’s kind of a different world,” Pattinson says.
And despite Pattinson suiting up as Bruce Wayne in the upcoming standalone Batman film, he still hasn’t seenJoker, which is currently in theaters.
“I might watch it tonight!” Pattinson says. “Joaquin is the best — he’s awesome in everything.”
Pattinson is putting a new spin on Batman in the upcoming movie about Bruce Wayne as a young man, taking over the role fromBen Affleck, who starred as the Dark Knight in two DC films (and made an appearance in a third). It was recently announced thatPaul Dano has been cast as Edward Nashton aka The RiddlerwhileZoe Kravitzwill play Selina Kyle aka Catwoman.
The Batmanwill begin shooting in January in the U.K. and is expected to arrive in theaters June 25, 2021.
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