Last year there was a divide in the geek world after Robert Pattinson was named the new Batman. Some people loved it and some people hated the idea of the Twilight star taking the role of mega-rich superhero. Director Matt Reeves has officially revealed the first look for the Robert Pattinson version of Batman which will appear in his upcoming “The Batman” movie.
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The short clip shows Robert Pattinson step out of the dark into a red light as the Batman logo comes into focus. The soundtrack has been composed by Michael Giacchino and fits the scene perfectly. We kind of think he looks pretty cool but can appearance is one thing. Can he Robert Pattinson deliver the Batman performance?
According to Variety, Robert is indeed a huge fan of the superhero. He actively pursued the role after he heard that director Matt Reeves was working on a Batman reboot the movie series.
[perfectpullquote align=”full” bordertop=”false” cite=”” link=”” color=”#FA1D1D” class=”” size=”21″]“I’d had Batman in my mind for a while,” Pattinson said. “It’s such an absurd thing to say. I sort of had an idea to do it, and I’d been prodding Matt. He didn’t accept any prods. I kept asking to meet him.”[/perfectpullquote]
Robert explains that the costume is pretty tough to get into and takes five people trying to shove him into it order for it to fit. Once on, he feels strong and tough. Things seem to be going well for the filming of movie as praise has been raised all around for Robert’s skill and performance in the role.
You can see Robert Pattinson in The Batman reboot when it lands in cinema on 25 June 2021. In the meantime, check the suit out in this ominous clip;