” The Batman” is set for release in 2021. (Warner Bros. Pictures, the studio behind the film, is, like CNN, owned by WarnerMedia.)
Pattinson takes over the function of Batman from Ben Affleck, who initially played the masked hero in 2016’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.”
The dimly lit footage shows parts of Pattinson’s Batman look as well as a short shot of his masked face.
The preview visited method of a short video published to Reeves’s social media.