The roles of Peter Sarsgaard and Jayme Lawson in Matt Reeves’ “The Batman” have been revealed by Warner Bros.
The Batman will be bolstered by an ensemble cast that includes Peter Sarsgaard (Green Lantern) and Jayme Lawson (Farewell Amor). Most of the roles were announced as soon as news of them joining hit. The identities of Peter Sarsgaard and Jayme Lawson have been kept under wraps for a considerable amount of time.
Now, with the principal photography on “The Batman” officially underway, Warner Bros. has officially released an announcement that includes the names of the roles played by Peter Sarsgaard and Jayme Lawson. Jayme Lawson will play, Bella Reál, a Gotham City mayoral candidate and Peter Sarsgaard will play Gotham District Attorney Gil Colson.
It appears Jayme Lawson and Peter Sarsgaards’ role will be original creations, instead of out the pages of DC Comics. This will be Jayme Lawsons’ second role, her only other credit is from a film name, ‘Farewell Amor’. Peter Sarsgaard is known for multiple projects including ‘The Magnificent Seven’ and ‘Black Mass’.
Full plot details on The Batman are currently under wraps, though the film will center around a younger Bruce Wayne and feature a Rogues’ Gallery of villains that includes Catwoman, The Penguin, and The Riddler. The Matt Reeves film will follow Batman during his formative years as Gotham City’s protector and will make use of the Dark Knight’s detective skills to a greater extent than previous DC films. It is expected to be the first chapter in a new trilogy from Warner Bros. with Robert Pattinson as Batman.
Directed by Matt Reeves from a script he co-wrote with Mattson Tomlin, The Batman stars Robert Pattinson as the Caped Crusader, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as the Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner James Gordon, John Turturro as Carmine Falcone, Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson, Jayme Lawson as Bella Reál, with Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, and Colin Farrell as the Penguin.
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