Hugh: Colin Farrell to Reportedly Play The Penguin and I Really Don’t Get it
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Colin Farrell “is in talks” to portray villain The Penguin in Robert Pattinson’s upcoming comic-book movie The Batman. Andy Serkis, best known for playing Gollum in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, is also reportedly lined up to portray Bruce Wayne’s savvy butler, Alfred Pennyworth. The Caped Crusader origin story reportedly focuses on Wayne’s younger days as an ace detective. Other actors confirmed for The Batman include Paul Dano as The Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon and Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman.