Zoe Kravitz has nabbed the coveted role of Selina Kyle/Catwoman in Matt Reeve’s Caped Crusader reboot The Batman.
— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) October 14, 2019
According to Deadline: “Warner Bros. new The Batman movie has found its Selina Kyle aka Catwoman in Big Little Lies star Zoe Kravitz. Her deal is official. The film directed by Matt Reeves comes out on June 25, 2021.”
Kravitz joins Robert Pattinson who has the title role, Jeffrey Wright who is playing Commissioner Gordon and Jonah Hill who is in talks for a villain role.
The actress follows in the path of such great actress who’ve worn the Catwoman black leather suit as Michelle Pfeiffer and Anne Hathaway. On the Gotham TV series, Kyle was played by Cameron Bicondova. The character, whose choice of weapon is a bullwhip, made her first appearance as “The Cat” in Batman #1 in the spring of 1940 and is known as having a complex love-hate relationship with the Dark Knight.