- Robert Pattinson will reportedly self-isolate for two weeks
- Filming has been temporarily stopped.
- Filming of ‘The Batman’ restarted just a few days ago
Actor Robert Pattinson reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, halting production of the film The batman a few days after it was resumed after the blockade, international media report. Warner Bros, the production company backing the project, said in a statement to the AFP news agency: “A member of The batman The production has tested positive for COVID-19 and is being isolated according to established protocols. Filming is temporarily halted. “However, various publications, such as Vanity fair and the Hollywood reporter cited anonymous sources who said the person who tested positive is the film’s lead actor, Robert Pattinson, and that the 34-year-old will reportedly self-isolate himself for two weeks before resuming. the Filmation.
The batmanit is Production, which was taking place in the UK, was suspended in March due to the pandemic. Filming only restarted a few days ago. Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves is directing The batman. In addition to Robert Pattinson, the film features Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman and Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon. Paul Dano appears as the super villain The Riddler (who did not appear in the trailer but was introduced via a voiceover). The batman trailer released last month and it went incredibly viral.
The film was originally supposed to be released on June 21, 2021, but due to the coronavirus pandemic affecting production, The batman has a new release date. The film is scheduled to open on October 1, 2021 in theaters around the world.
Before Robert Pattinson, the Batman cape has been worn by actors such as Christian Bale, George Clooney, Michael Keaton, Ben Affleck, Adam West, and Val Kilmer.
Robert Pattinson, who entered the film industry with Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, became a household name after introducing himself as teenage vampire Edward Cullen in the Twilight saga. He has also starred High life, Lighthouse, Waiting for the barbarians and The king. He recently starred in the Christopher Nolan film Beginning.
Meanwhile, other big stars who have tested positive for coronavirus include Dwayne Johnson and his family, Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson, Idris Elba and wife Sabrina, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kristofer Hivju, Olga Kurylenko, Rachel Matthews and Daniel Dae Kim.