After nearly 30 years since donning the cape and cowl Michael Keaton is in talks to return as the caped crusader for an appearance in the upcoming ‘Flash’ Film which is set to adapt a version of the Flashpoint. A multiverse altering event. According to the Wrap, talks are still very early and it’s unsure how large Keaton’s role will be in the film. Details are scarce as the talks are preliminary. The Flash film is likely to “reset” the DCEU, or more so reboot and rewrite the failures out of continuity and bring successes into the main continuity while also utilization the massive DC multiverse as simple explanation to any errors or changes to the established timeline. DC’s ever expanding multiverse encapsulates all previous DC content regardless of the medium. This concept was lightly explored in the CW’s Crisis on Infinite Earths and will likely be re-explored in the Flash solo film.
The Flash film now helmed by director Andres Muschietti and a script by Christina Hodson, the film is set to begin production is early 2021 due to Coronavirus setbacks. More details will be unvieled ad DC’s Fandome event on August 22, 2020 in all upcoming DC content will be discussed at length.
Source: The Wrap