We’ve got some brand new images from the upcoming DC animated film Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 and also video interviews with the cast of the film. Below, you’ll find Peter Weller, who provides the voice of Batman, with Michael Emerson (The Joker) and Mark Valley (Superman) talking about working on the film and playing superheroes and villains.
With Gotham City back under his watchful eye, and accompanied by able sidekick Robin, Batman continues to battle crime but his resurgence awakens a far worse evil at Arkham Asylum: The Joker. In the meantime, Superman has been dispatched by the President to halt Batmans unsanctioned reign by whatever means necessary. Between the Jokers diabolical scheme to drag Batman to the darkest levels of insanity, and the Man of Steels seemingly invincible physical presence, the Dark Knight must confront adversaries and allies simultaneously while maintaining the peace in Gotham City.
Weller, Emerson, and Valley are joined in the film by David Selby (The Social Network, Dark Shadows) as Commissioner Gordon, Ariel Winter (“Modern Family”) as Carrie/Robin, and Michael McKean (This is Spinal Tap) as Dr. Bartholomew Wolper. Also featured in the voice cast is Maria Canals-Barrrera (“Wizards of Waverly Place”) as new Commissioner Yindel, Paget Brewster (“Criminal Minds”) as Lana Lang, and Radio Hall of Fame member Michael Jackson as Alfred.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 will be released on DVD, Blu-ray, and VOD on January 29.
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