Not simply the followers, even co-star Jeffrey Wright didn't recognise Colin Farrell as Penguin on units of The Batman

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Jeffrey Wright did not recognise Colin Farrell as Penguin& 

Key Highlights

  • The teaser trailer of The Batman that launched throughout DC FanDome final week, continues to pattern on social media
  • After the trailer was dropped on-line, followers had a tough time recognising Colin Farrell, who performs supervillain Penguin
  • Well, not solely the followers, even his co-star Jeffrey Wright, who performs Commissioner Gordon, could not recognise Farrell on units

It will not be incorrect to say that the most important success of the DC FanDome has been the trailer of The Batman. Directed by Matt Reeves, The Batman stars Robert Pattinson because the Caped Crusader. The trailer was lapped up by the followers with many watching it on loop. While the followers had been going gaga over Robert Pattinson’s tackle Batman and the way in which he has been filmed, one other facet of the promo that caught everybody by a shock and went viral was the revelation that even Colin Farrell was part of it. 

Apart from the Batman, The Batman teaser gave us are official first have a look at Jeffrey Wright’s Commissioner Gordon, Paul Dano’s Riddler and  Zoe Kravitz’s Catwoman. But, what most missed was Colin Farrell as Penguin. His character too was part of the trailer hiding in plain sight. 

Well, seems not solely the followers who didn’t recognise Colin Farrell as Penguin, his co-star Jeffrey Wright too did not recognise him whereas on the units of the movie. 

Jeffrey lately opened up in an interview with SiriusXM’s The Jess Cagle Show that how he walked handed Colin Farrell as he could not recognise him with all of the make-up. He stated,

I’ve labored with that make-up artist earlier than and it’s simply unbelievable. Colin walked on to set at some point and I walked proper handed him [laughs] I used to be like ‘ok, hey dude what’s taking place, the place’s Colin are we going to shoot.’ It was, it’s fairly exceptional.

The Batman additionally stars Andy Serkis as Alfred, John Turturro as Carmine Falcone, and Peter Sarsgaard in an undisclosed position. 


Apart from The Batman, DC FanDome additionally noticed first seems to be, promos and teasers of movies like Zack Snyder’s Justice League, The Suicide Squad, The Flash, Black Adam and Wonder Woman 1984, amongst others. 

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