The project was directed by Matt Reeves confirmed on his Twitter page that the role of the villain the Penguin in the new “Batman” went to Colin Farrell.
The Director has posted a picture of the actor from the movie “Lie low in Bruges”, which was signed by the following words: “Wait, it’s you, Oz?”. Oz is a diminutive of Oswald, that is the real name of the Penguin.
We will remind, earlier on the screen image embodied the Penguin Danny DeVito. It was in Tim Burton’s “Batman returns” in 1992.
Also recall that the role of Bruce Wayne in the new film adaptation will be performed by Robert Pattinson. In other roles occupied Zoe Kravitz, Jeffrey Wright, Paul dano, Andy Serkis, John Turturro. Genre painting is described as a Noir detective, not a superhero action game. The release is scheduled for June 2021.