The Batman solo film not too long ago noticed a primary draft of its script handed into the DC heads at Warner Bros.
And now one insider has revealed what they name a ‘lil’ replace, which could be very thrilling nonetheless.
The Wrap’s Umberto Gonzalez tweeted: “LIL BATMAN UPDATE: The studio loves Matt Reeves’ first draft of his BATMAN script.
“He’s at present doing revisions & the movie is being eyed for a hopeful summer season 2019 manufacturing begin.”
He added: “Of notice, the present DC regime is dedicated to getting this tackle the Caped Crusader appropriate!”
Assuming this data might be trusted, a summer season 2019 manufacturing begin would counsel a few issues.
Within the subsequent few months we’re more likely to hear who the brand new Batman is changing Affleck – for the reason that script focuses on a younger Darkish Knight.
And secondly a 2020 launch date now appears very probably, as soon as bearing in mind sufficient time to incorporate post-production.
Additionally the road about “getting this take…appropriate” might be interpreted because the studio not being so happy with Ben Affleck’s flip in Batman v Superman and Justice League.
It’s no secret that Warner Bros’ DC Prolonged Universe hasn’t fairly been the vital and monetary replication of Disney’s MCU because the studio might have hoped.
There have been some anticipated like Marvel Girl, however now it appears to be like like a full on reboot is on the best way.
Not solely is the franchise now referred to as Worlds of DC, however we’re seeing new incarnations of main characters popping up.
Simply two years in the past Jared Leto performed the Joker in Suicide Squad, however now Joaquin Phoenix is capturing because the Clown Prince of Crime in his personal solo film set in a special actuality.
However what will get much more complicated is that Leto continues to be set to play the Joker in a film with Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn – one other one of many extra profitable characters.
Maybe Warner Bros are sticking with what works whereas rebooting what they assume might be finished higher?