The fact that there’s yet to be an official announcement from the studio, or definitive commitment by director Chris Nolan (who at the moment is busy with his dueling magician movie The Prestige) and writer David Goyer (who’s working on getting his Blade TV show running), doesn’t prevent “reliable sources” and “trusted insiders” from offering up an endless string of casting possibilities for the vaporsequel to Warner Bros.’ successful Batman Begins.
Although the Dark Knight’s second movie (which will either be titled Batman Keeps On Keepin’ On or Batman Drives Across Some Rooftops, I’m pretty sure) is still early in the script process, if the rumors are to be believed the characters appearing in the next film include Harvey Dent/Two-Face, Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, Talia Head and the clown king himself, the Joker. So much for not making the same overcrowding mistakes of the previous franchise killers!
The latest conjecture finds Rachel Weisz playing the daughter of Ra’s Al Ghul, who comes to
Hey, speculation is fun! For your edification, here’s a partial list of other actors who (since last summer) are supposedly either interested in, being pursued for, or fondling themselves while thinking about roles in the sequel:
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Lachy Hulme (who?!?!?)
Great Gorshin’s Ghost! Just think of who they might get when they actually decide to start making the movie!