The actress Zoë Kravitz will play Catwoman in “The Batman”, the movie about this famous superhero who will lead the actor Robert Pattinson, under the orders of the director Matt Reeves, reported this Monday by u.s. media.
Kravitz will follow in the footsteps of Michelle Pfeiffer (“Batman Returns”, 1992), Halle Berry (“Catwoman”, 2004) and Anne Hathaway (“The Dark Knight Rises), actresses who embodied this heroin earlier on the big screen.
Interestingly, Kravitz is not a complete novice playing Catwoman as she put her voice to this character in the tape animated “The Batman Lego Movie” (2017).
The Hollywood Reporter said that Kravitz won in the struggle for this quoted paper to several actresses as She Balinska and latinas Ana de Armas and Eiza González, who also did tests next to Pattinson to achieve this role.
Kravitz, daughter of rocker Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet, has recently triumphed as part of the cast of “Big Little Lies”, a television production for HBO starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley.
His career also includes roles in such movies as “Mad Max: Fury Road” (2015) and “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” (2016) and ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” (2018), the latter two films belonging to the movie universe of Harry Potter.
In the future, Kravitz will star in the series adaptation of the movie “High Fidelity” (2000), a series that will issue the digital service Disney+ and reimaginará the homonymous novel of the writer Nick Hornby now from the perspective of a woman.
In addition to Pattinson and Kravitz, the cast of “The Batman” already includes Jonah Hill, who will be one of the villains of the film, and Jeffrey Wright, who will give life to James Gordon.
This project leads Matt Reeves, whose filmography is composed of tapes as “Cloverfield” (2008), “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” (2014) and “War for the Planet of the Apes” (2017), has had a gestation period long and complex.
In the beginning, “The Batman” was going to tell you as a brain with Ben Affleck, which gave life to the superhero in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”, “Suicide Squad” (both of 2016), “Justice League” (2017).
Affleck was going to direct this film, but in 2017 he resigned to be his maker; and he was also listed as his protagonist, a role which he also said goodbye finally in January of this year.