Jonah Hill is reportedly in talks to play the villain in the forthcoming Robert Pattinson-starring Batman film.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros and Hill’s discussions are in an “early and sensitive stage” because the parties can not decide which villain he would portray. Currently, both The Riddler and The penguin are the top options.
EXCLU: Jonah Hill is in negotiations to join Robert Pattinson in THE BATMAN, role still unknown while Jeffrey Wright is in negotiations to play Commissioner Gordon https://t.co/fh1iy1rG5i
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Collider, on the other hand, reports that the conflict is a rumour, and that Hill will be playing The Riddler.