Michael Keaton Addresses Warner Bros. Almost Complete HBO Max Film Shelving Discovery bat girl following his Emmy win for Best Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie.
The Dope The actor answered questions in the Emmys press room, touching on more than just his performance in the Hulu drama. “I think it was a business decision; I’ll assume it was a good one [one]Keaton replied to a reporter’s question.
bat girl was shelved in early August by Warner Bros. Discovery, citing poor testing with the public as a reason to pull the multimillion-dollar project. The film would see Keaton reprise his role as Batman alongside In the heights‘ Leslie Grace who played the role of Barbara Gordon, aka Batgirl.
As for the future and Keaton taking on the caped crusader role again, the actor added, “I really don’t know. [about playing Batman again]; a little later tonight probably if you’re lucky enough; No just kidding. We will see that it was great; it was fun; I really have no idea.”
The decision to block the HBO Max film from debuting on the streaming platform apparently results in a tax break for Warner Bros. Discovery which has been pulling titles from the streamer’s library since this summer.
As for Keaton fans, there’s still a chance they’ll see him return as Batman, as the actor has reportedly filmed scenes for the long-delayed movie. the flash. The Ezra Miller-starring film is still up in the air amid an ongoing controversy with the performer.
Although it’s uncertain at this time, Keaton’s strong legacy in Hollywood continues as he walked away with his first-ever Emmy at this year’s ceremony.