Zoe Kravitz (Big Little Lies) is set to join the cast of The Batman in a major role it has emerged.
Kravitz is set to play Catwoman, thief, sometimes villain, sometimes hero who has a complicated past in DC Comics with Batman. Filming is set to start in late 2019 or early 2020 with a schedule not yet firmly set.
Matt Reeves will direct, taking over Ben Affleck in January 2017. Affleck departed his role as Batman following Justice League, allowing Reeves to pick his own Bruce Wayne. Reeves’ Planet of the Apes collaborator Dylan Clark will produce.
The Batman is scheduled to hit theaters June 25, 2021.