Robert Pattinson in talks to become ‘Batman’

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Robert Pattinson is allegedly in talks to be the next Batman.

The actor would star in Matt Reeves’ upcoming take on the caped crusader, titled ‘The Batman’.

Pattinson has not yet closed on a deal on the role, sources told Variety.

Pre-production is said to kick off this summer. The film is slated for a June 25th 2021 release.

Previous reports had Armie Hammer in “final talks” to take on the role, with Pattinson said to be in line to portray one of the villains.

Reeves took over ‘The Batman’ directing duties from Ben Affleck,who also stepped down from the role as the titular character in January.

Affleck took to Twitter to say this about the upcoming film:

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