Greig Frasier’s earlier work in cinematography consists of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Zero Darkish Thirty, Lion and final 12 months’s Vice. He’s at the moment in the course of filming Denis Villeneuve’s Dune (which comes out in November 2020), so as soon as that’s completed, presumably he’ll flip to The Batman subsequent.
It had initially been rumored that As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood’s cinematographer Robert Richardson was being lined as much as oversee pictures on The Batman, however Richardson denied that, saying he by no means spoke with Matt Reeves. Right here’s what Greig Frasier advised THR about being employed onto the DC film:
Matt Reeves and Greig Frasier beforehand labored on Reeves’ 2010 film Let Me In, which starred Kodi-Smit McPhee and Chloë Grace Moretz, and adopted a boy who developed a friendship with a younger vampire woman. Let Me In was met with loads of optimistic reception, so hopefully Reeves and Frasier can maintain this crucial luck going with The Batman.
Though initially Ben Affleck was going to direct and star in The Batman, which might have seen the eponymous protagonist battle Deathstroke, Affleck later stepped down as director and confirmed a 12 months later he was accomplished taking part in Batman. When Matt Reeves got here aboard to jot down and direct The Batman, he began from scratch on the story, and no particular plot particulars have been revealed but.
Typically talking, although, The Batman might be a noir story that highlights Bruce Wayne’s detective expertise. Robert Pattinson’s iteration of Gotham Metropolis’s protector may even battle a number of villains, who’re rumored to incorporate Penguin, Catwoman, Riddler, Firefly, Two-Face and Mad Hatter.
The Batman casts its shadow in theaters on June 25, 2021, so maintain checking again with CinemaBlend for extra updates on its progress. You may also look by means of our DC motion pictures information to be taught what else the franchise has arising.