A Michael Keaton Batman Past Film Was Within the Works at One Level
To cite Kevin Garnett in Uncut Gems, “Why would you present it to me if I can’t have it?” A brand new report says Michael Keaton was being eyed for Bruce Wayne once more, however for a Batman Past film.
In line with The Hollywood Reporter’s Warmth Imaginative and prescient publication, plans have been in movement for a Batman Past film after Keaton’s look within the upcoming Flash film. Christina Hodson, who wrote Flash and Batgirl, apparently pitched a Batman Past concept “which had executives excited.”
Hodson started work on the script however following Gunn and Safran approaching to guide DC was advised to cease work on the challenge.
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Sources say that with Keaton as an older Bruce Wayne, the challenge would have featured a romance between his Batman and Catwoman, probably Michelle Pfeiffer’s model of the character.
All that is to verify additional that no matter DC challenge was in growth previous to Gunn and Safran’s arrival is now successfully on maintain till the 2 work out their plans for DC. Man of Metal 2 with Henry Cavill has reportedly been placed on maintain, and Surprise Girl 3 is claimed to be lifeless after director Patty Jenkins refused to rewrite her story for the third film with Gal Gadot.
Gunn issued a public assertion on Twitter saying these stories are various levels of true, not true, half true, or not but true or unfaithful relying on their plans.
However Gunn and Safran appear intent on taking the reins of DC, even when meaning abandoning promising initiatives from earlier than their time.
Matt T.M. Kim is IGN’s Information Editor. You’ll be able to attain him @lawoftd.