Dave Bautista has revealed that he wished to play Bane within the upcoming new Matt Reeves film, The Batman.
Similar – however not linked – to final yr’s Joker origin story, Warner Bros’ forthcoming superhero flick stars Robert Pattinson within the lead function and can be a complete new tackle the DC comedian e-book franchise.
While all the film’s particulars haven’t but been launched, a fan on-line tweeted that that they had learn Bautista might be taking part in Bane, certainly one of Batman’s longtime arch enemies.
“I just read an article speculating that @DaveBautista may be, should be, could be, playing Bane in the new #Batman movie with Robert Pattison,” they wrote. “Please, DC movies…make it happen.”
Responding to the fan, the Guardians Of The Galaxy actor tweeted again: “Unfortunately it’s not. Tried my best.”
Unfortunately it’s not. Tried my greatest🤷🏻♂️ https://t.co/Dfn6UGzzlb
— Person,Woman, Dave Bautista,Camera,TV (@DaveBautista) July 31, 2020
In 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises – which noticed Christian Bale painting the caped crusader – Bane was performed by Tom Hardy in a critically acclaimed function.
Besides Pattinson, The Batman will star Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as James Gordon, John Turturro as Carmine Falcone, Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson, Jayme Lawson as Bella Real, Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth and Colin Farrell as Penguin.
Meanwhile, a author on the film The Dark Knight has revealed that the workforce confronted strain to incorporate a Joker origin story within the critically-acclaimed DC film.
The Christopher Nolan-directed movie included a darkish and well-liked portrayal of the Joker carried out by the late Heath Ledger.