Matt Reeves, the director of The Batman, has revealed it’s first look at the logo on Thursday.
The director took to Twitter to share the first look of the logo with fans and also revealed Robert Pattinson’s artwork. Matt also teased more information on the movie at FanDome. The event is going to take place on Saturday.
Matt shared the logo which had a bat symbol engraved over the name of Bruce Wayne’s alter-ego. The artwork had Batman watching over Gotham city from a high point. the artwork was in black and red.
Fans got a look at the character’s full costume as well. It was made by comic book artist Jim Lee who is also the Publisher and Chief Creative Officer of DC Comics. The director said he is very excited to share the very first look at The Batman logo. He added that he is sharing the DC FanDome artwork by Jim Lee as well.
He then teased: ‘see more of #TheBatman at the #DCFanDome global event in the Hall of Heroes this Saturday, 8/22! #TheBatman #DCFanDome #ForTheFans (sic).’
Matt has shared the new look at the logo after it was reported on Wednesday that the movie is resuming it’s production in September. According to Variety, the shooting will start at the beginning of the month in Warner Bros. Studio in Leavesden. The filming had been stopped abruptly in May because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The movie was seven weeks into its filming schedule when the production had to stop. There are approximately three months of material left to shoot with Robert Pattinson as the lead role. It was claimed that the film might be finished by the end of the year, but it is still unclear.
Variety also reported that the crew has been busy building new sets for the movie throughout August. The Batman would have released sooner but the anticipated release date is October 2021. Earlier in the year, Matt confirmed that the production had to be stopped because of the global pandemic.
Warner Bros. informed that the break will last for two weeks while Matt confirmed the halt in the production. ‘Yes, we have shut down till it is safe for us all to resume,’ he stated in a tweet.
A statement at the time read: ‘Warner Bros. Pictures feature production of ‘The Batman‘ will be on a two-week hiatus starting today. The studio will continue to monitor the situation closely.’ Zoe Kravitz will appear as Catwoman, while Andy Serkis will play Bruce Wayne’s butler Alfred Pennyworth.