Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’ Adds ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Cinematographer Robert Richardson

Jul 17, 2019

Update: Robert Richardson will not serve as cinematographer on ‘The Batman’. “I’m not shooting The Batman. …I have never met with [director] Matt Reeves,” says Richardson. “I woke up this morning to a slew of text messages, ‘Congratulations, I didn’t know you were shooting Batman.’ I was highly perplexed,” said Richardson. “The closest part of reality is that when Ben Affleck was going to direct, I was going to shoot. But I don’t know how that got moved into this space.”

Matt Reeves’ upcoming ‘The Batman’ has found its director of photography in frequent Tarantino-collaborator Robert Richardson, reports DiscussingFilm. You can see their tweet below.

Richardson most recently worked on ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’, with other credits including ‘Kill Bill’, ‘The Aviator’, ‘Inglorious Basterds’, ‘Shutter Island’, ‘Hugo’, ‘Django Unchained’, ‘World War Z’, ‘The Hateful Eight’, and ‘A Private War’.

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Former Batman writer lays out how he hopes Michael Keaton is utilized in return to role

‘The Batman’ will see Robert Pattinson don the cape and cowl for ‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’ director Matt Reeves. It will hit theaters in June 2021.

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