Matt Reeves teases The Batman for DC FanDome, plus talent & host lineup
The anticipation for Warner Bros.’ forthcoming DC FanDome continues to excite DC fans because of all the first-look footage they’re about to see from the studio’s high-profile projects. Today, The Batman director Matt Reeves took to Twitter to further hyped-up the virtual event by confirming that exciting details will indeed be revealed regarding the Robert Pattinson-led DC film.
Reeves has also released a new DC FanDome teaser which you can check out below, featuring the full lineup of hosts, creators and actors that are officially participating at the event on Saturday, August 22. The star-studded actor lineup includes: Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, Gal Gadot, Dwayne Johnson, Val Kilmer, Zachary Levi, Terry Crews, Robin Wright, Robert Pattinson, Pedro Pascal, Alfre Woodard, John Cena, Pete Davidson, Patrick Wilson, Kristen Wiig, Kaley Cuoco, Idris Elba, Ezra Miller, Grant Gustin, Daniel Dae Kim, and more. Directors Patty Jenkins, Zack Snyder, Andy Muschietti, James Wan, Damon Linderlof and more are also expected to attend.
Imagine all the Super Heroes and Super-Villains you’ve ever loved finally coming together in one place to celebrate DC’s past, present and future. Accessible for 24 hours at DCFanDome.com, the global event will immerse fans into the DC Multiverse, with new announcements from WB Games, Film and TV, and comics, as well as an unprecedented opportunity to hear from the casts and creators behind your favorite feature films and TV series, including: Aquaman, The Batman, Batwoman, Black Adam, Black Lightning, DC Super Hero Girls, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, DC’s Stargirl, Doom Patrol, The Flash, Harley Quinn, the SnyderCut of Justice League, Lucifer, Pennyworth, SHAZAM!, The Suicide Squad, Supergirl, Superman & Lois, Teen Titans GO!, Titans, Watchmen, Young Justice: Outsiders and, coming this fall to theaters worldwide, Wonder Woman 1984.
The DC FanDome is the place to hear highly anticipated announcements and the latest news, see exclusive footage, and venture into themed worlds designed to entertain everyone from movie and TV superfans to gamers and readers, to families and kids. With special presentations to engage fans in every time zone across the globe, you’ll have the opportunity to have an experience that’s all your own. Inside this virtual world, fans will also get access to localized events, featuring the faces and voices from countries around the world in their local language. No matter where you live, your age or your level of fandom, there is something for you.
Starring alongside Robert Pattinson’s Batman/Bruce Wayne is Zoë Kravitz (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Mad Max: Fury Road) as Selina Kyle; Paul Dano (Love & Mercy, 12 Years a Slave) as Edward Nashton; Jeffrey Wright (the Hunger Games films) as the GCPD’s James Gordon; John Turturro (the Transformers films) as Carmine Falcone; Peter Sarsgaard (The Magnificent Seven, Black Mass) as Gotham D.A. Gil Colson; Jayme Lawson (Farewell Amor) as mayoral candidate Bella Reál; with Andy Serkis (the Planet of the Apes films, Black Panther) as Alfred; and Colin Farrell (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Dumbo) as Oswald Cobblepot. Twins Max and Charlie Carver have also joined the movie in “sizable roles.”
The Batman opens in theaters on October 1, 2021.