Andy Serkis to play royal butler Alfred Pennyworth of Robert Pattinson in The Batman? Find out

The casting process from the makers of The Batman has hit new speed as reportedly, Andy Serkis is in talks for the portrayal of Alfred Pennyworth with Matt Reeves.
Andy Serkis could portray Alfred Pennyworth in Matt Reeves' The Batman'Andy Serkis could portray Alfred Pennyworth in Matt Reeves' The Batman'
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Andy Serkis is one of the most versatile actors of his generation. Over the years, he has portrayed a lot of weird characters such as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings, Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars, Ian Brady in Longford, Ian Dury in Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll and many others. Now, Andy is in talks for a completely different role yet again. This time he is in contact with the makers of The Batman for the character of Alfred Pennyworth.


According to The Wrap, Matt Reeves and Andy Serkis are set for a reunion after working together in Planet of the Apes. The rumors have already ignited a fanart showdown on the internet where the DC fanbase has started imagining Robert Pattinson and Andy Serkis together. 




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However, we are yet to see if Serkis is going to join the list of some legendary actors who have portrayed this role in the past. Some notable names from that long list are of William Austin, Michael Gough, Michael Caine, and Jeremy Irons. Serkis can fit into this list without a shadow of a doubt because he is an actor who is known for bringing life into computer-generated characters.




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ALSO READ: Colin Farrell to join the prestigious cast of The Batman as Penguin? Find out

Andy Serkis isn’t the only one speculated in The Batman as Colin Farrell is also leading the headlines but for the villainous character of Penguin. Matt Reeves directorial, The Batman is scheduled to be released on June 25, 2021. Do you want to see Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth alongside Robert Pattinson’s Batman? Tell us in the comments section below.

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