In a cryptic tweet, The Batman director Matt Reeves confirmed that Colin Farrell will appear in the film as Penguin. Reeves has tweeted similarly when announcing other actors for the project.
Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot was created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger. He’s most often seen wearing a monocle, top hat, and tuxedo while carrying his signature umbrella. Other live-action portrayals of the character include Burgess Meredith in the 1960s Batman television series, Danny DeVito in Batman Returns, and Robin Lord Taylor in the television series Gotham.
The Batman stars Robert Pattinson as the titular character, Zoë Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as Riddler, and Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon. Directed by Matt Reeves, The Batman is set to release June 25, 2021.