Matt Reeves’ “The Batman” does not exist in a universe separate from the DCEU because it was initially believed. Though Ben Affleck‘s recasting with Robert Pattinson within the upcoming solo movie has put the “Justice League” formation in query, a brand new set picture has seemingly confirmed that Pattinson’s Batman and Superman exist in the identical universe.
The proof was obtained within the type of set picture which was taken by an onlooker, Sam McGaw, from the set in London. During the filming, somebody, who gave the impression to be one of many film’s extras, was seen carrying a Superman costume.
While the scene the place the stated Superman seems is reportedly a Halloween get together, it does verify that the Man of Steel exists in “The Batman” universe. “Sooooo @SamMcTweets simply despatched me this pic. Sooooo this implies two issues one that is 100% a Halloween get together,” wrote a Twitter consumer who posted the image. “And 2 DOES SUPERMAN F**KING EXIST IN THE REEVERSE!!!!!!”
Superman was noticed on ‘The Batman’ set in London.
“The Batman” continues filming in Liverpool although town has been hit by new stringent COVID-19 restrictions. On Wednesday, October 14, U.Okay. authorities officers introduced that town and surrounding area can be the primary to be put in ‘Tier 3’ restrictions – the strictest stage – beginning on Monday, which means that many pubs and leisure companies would shortly be shuttered, and family mixing banned.
However, “the brand new new restrictions in Liverpool is not going to impression on filming within the metropolis,” a spokesman for the council informed Sky News. “The Film Office is working carefully with each single manufacturing to make sure COVID-safe measures are in place and are being adhered to.”
“The Batman” suspended manufacturing in March after the worldwide pandemic hit the U.Okay., the place it was filmed. Shooting on the superhero film resumed in early September after the British authorities gave the inexperienced gentle for high-end TV and movie productions to renew capturing, as quickly as employers put coronavirus security measures in place.
However, the manufacturing was placed on pause once more after solely three days as a result of the lead star, Pattinson, examined optimistic for COVID-19. Filming resumed on September 17, after the British actor was cleared to return.
Due to the manufacturing delay, the film’s launch date has been pushed again from October 1, 2021 to March 4, 2022.