John Turturro is set to join the cast of Matt Reeves and Warner Bros.’ The Batman starring Robert Pattinson.
Reeves announced on Twitter that Turturro would be playing Carmine Falcone, the Gotham City gangster and adversary to the Caped Crusader. He joins a cast that includes Zoe Kravitz, who will play Selina Kyle aka Catwoman, Paul Dano, who will play the Riddler, Colin Farrell, who will play the Penguin, Jeffrey Wright, who will play Commissioner Gordon and Andy Serkis, who will play Alfred, are also on board.
— Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) November 22, 2019
Tom Wilkinson had previously played the Falcone role in Christopher Nolan’s Batman Begins.
Pre-production on the Warner Bros.-DC Comics adaptation is expected to start this summer. The Batman is scheduled to hit theaters June 25, 2021.