While doing press for his new film The Lighthouse, actor Willem Dafoe talked about his co-star Robert Pattinson and how he’s great for the role of Batman.
“He’s got a strong chin. That’s a part of it. Can you imagine anyone with a weak chin ever playing Batman? I don’t think so.”
It was recently semi-revealed that Pattinson would be portraying Batman in the aptly-titled The Batman, directed by Matt Reeves, who took over directorial duties on the film from Ben Affleck in Jaunary 2017. Affleck, who has portrayed Batman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad, and Justice League and left the role earlier this year.
No release date for The Batman has been given.