After a sequence of complicated strikes on behalf of DC superheroes in all places, HBO Max determined to drag the highly-anticipated Batgirl film from its launch schedule whereas the movie was already filmed and in post-production. That, on prime of a sequence of reported layoffs, is inflicting fairly the stir amongst followers of varied HBO properties (there is no such thing as a doubt that Home Of The Dragon might be protected, whether or not you need it or not).
Within the midst of confusion, many followers are outraged that their favourite actors are being axed from the DC universe, together with Brendan Fraser and Michael Keaton, who was set to make his return as Batman. After information of Batgirl’s cancellation, it was additionally revealed that Keaton had initially filmed a cameo within the upcoming Aquaman installment, although that appears to have been axed as properly! Is enjoyable not allowed anyplace anymore?
Via The Hollywood Reporter, Keaton, who first portrayed Bruce Wayne in Tim Burton’s 1989 tackle the caped crusader, filmed a scene for the Jason Momoa-led Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom, however based on sources, check audiences have been “confused” at how his character suits into the universe. That confusion was imagined to be cleared up within the upcoming Flash film, however the jury remains to be out on if that film, which stars disgraced actor and frequent bar fighter Ezra Miller, will actually floor as deliberate.
Aquaman 2 additionally options Ben Affleck as his personal Batman iteration, although it was actually imagined to be a shock that Momoa “spoiled.” However perhaps there was a timeline someplace that featured each Batmans assembly for the primary time in a multiverse-type of scenario since that’s how films work now.
For now, it looks as if HBO and Waner Bros wish to reassess their content material and launch schedules, even supposing the $90 million greenback film was almost achieved, and made headlines earlier for its casting of a Latina superhero. However, as we now have seen earlier than with Warner Bros, the film would possibly get some particular launch a number of years after the actual fact, and perhaps followers will get to see Keaton as Batman as soon as extra. Although the actor famously doesn’t watch superhero films, so maybe he isn’t actually mad about this one.