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Is Robert Pattinson Really Going To Be The Next Batman?

May 17, 2019, 11:44 AM
Actor Robert Pattinson attends the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards on March 3, 2018 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)
(Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Reports are surfacing that Robert Pattinson is the top choice to play Batman.

Variety on Thursday reported that Pattinson, who is probably most known for his role as Edward in the “Twilight” movies, is at the top of the list for Warner Bros.’ “The Batman,” premiering in the summer of 2021.

However, a Warner Bros. representative told CNN,“We do not have a deal,” and some websites are walking back earlier reports that declared Pattinson the winner.

Nicholas Hoult, who plays Beast in the latest iterations of the “X-Men” films, is also allegedly in the running.

Social media had some thoughts:

 

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Is Robert Pattinson Really Going To Be The Next Batman?