The Flash director Andy Muschietti is reportedly involved in directing Batman Reboot for DCU

After weeks of rumours, this seems to have been confirmed The Lightning Director Andy Muschietti will return to the DCU to direct the upcoming film Batman Movie, The brave and the brave. While official confirmation is still pending, One Take News has reportedly “confirmed with multiple sources” that Muschietti will direct the latest reboot of The Dark Knight, a move that’s been touted by both the filmmaker himself and DC Studios co-head James Gunn.

The idea of ​​further developing pussyetti The Lightning with The brave and the brave has been the subject of much debate for some time, and the director is reluctant when asked directly about playing a role in the first chapter of James Gunn and Peter Safran’s recalibrated DCU. “I can’t say anything about that yet…” he replied recently. In addition to “The Flash”, Muschietti is best known for his horror hits It, It’s chapter twoAnd Mother.

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James Gunn, meanwhile, has done nothing but praiseowowedowy’s work The Lightningin February, calling it “probably one of the greatest superhero movies of all time” and even declaring that “Andy will do more for us.”

The brave and the brave will appear as part of the new DCU Chapter One: Gods and Monsters. Starting with the superman start anew, Superman: Legacythe rest of the chapter consists of The Authority, The Brave and the Bold, Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow, And swamp thingon the big screen, with more projects expected to be announced at a later date.

While details remain largely under wraps, The brave and the brave begins with the introduction of the bat family and revolves around Bruce Wayne and his son Damian Wayne, who has now become Robin. Gunn has since described the film as a “strange father-son story” about the superhero duo. Chapter One: Gods and Monsters begins with Superman: Legacyscheduled for release on July 11, 2025.

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Andy Muschietti will initially direct two versions of Batman in The Flash

Michael Keaton in The Flash
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Before exploring the relationship between Batman and his son, director Andy Muschietti will first look at two versions of The Caped Crusader The Lightning. Worlds will collide The Lightning when the superhero uses his powers to travel back in time and change the events of the past. When his attempt to save his family inadvertently changes the future, he is drawn into a reality where General Zod has returned and threatens annihilation. With no other superheroes to turn to, Flash tries to coax a very different Batman out of retirement and rescue an imprisoned Kryptonian – if not the one he’s looking for.

The Lightning will bring back both Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton as alternate versions of Batman, with Ezra Miller taking on the role of Barry Allen aka The Flash alongside Sasha Calle as Kara Zor-El aka Supergirl, Michael Shannon as General Zod, Ron Livingston as Henry Allen, Maribel Verdú as Nora Allen, Kiersey Clemons as Iris West and Antje Traue as Faora-Ul, with the film also promising plenty of audience-friendly cameo appearances.

After years of delays The Lightning The US release is now scheduled for June 16th.

Lindsay Lowe

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