HBO Max Orders Penguin Series Starring ‘The Batman’ Star Colin Farrell

the batter star Colin Farrell will reprise his role as The Penguin for a limited series coming to HBO Max.

Robert Pattinson’s the batter opened in theaters last weekend and exceeded box office expectations with a worldwide opening of $258.2 million. The film has grossed an estimated $301 million worldwide to date, and WarnerMedia is wasting no time expanding the world created by writer and director Matt Reeves.

HBO Max has officially announced that it has placed a direct-to-series order for a new limited project focused on The Penguin. Colin Farrell is attached to the star in the series after his debut in the batter† The current working title for the series would be “The Penguin”.

Lauren LeFranc (Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD) supervises the penguin as its writer and showrunner. Matt Reeves and Colin Farrell are on board as producers alongside Dylan Clark.

Colin Farrell can currently be seen as The Penguin in the batter, which plays in theaters. Here’s the official synopsis of the movie:

Sneaking through the streets for two years as Batman (Robert Pattinson), terrifying the hearts of criminals, has brought Bruce Wayne deep into the shadows of Gotham City. With only a few trusted allies—Alfred Pennyworth (Andy Serkis), Lieutenant James Gordon (Jeffrey Wright)—in the town’s corrupt network of officials and high-profile figures, the lone vigilante has established itself as the only embodiment of vengeance among its fellow citizens. .

When a killer attacks Gotham’s elite with a series of sadistic machinations, a trail of cryptic clues sends the world’s greatest detective on an investigation into the underworld, where he encounters characters such as Selina Kyle/aka Catwoman (Zoë Kravitz), Oswald Cobblepot/ aka the Penguin (Colin Farrell), Carmine Falcone (John Turturro) and Edward Nashton/aka the Riddler (Paul Dano). As the evidence grows closer to home and the scale of the perpetrator’s plans becomes clear, Batman must renew relationships, expose the perpetrator and bring justice for the abuses of power and corruption that have long plagued Gotham City.

directed by Matt Reeves, the batter stars Robert Pattinson as the titular hero, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as the Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as James Gordon, John Turturro as Carmine Falcone, Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson and Jayme Lawson as Bella Reál, with Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, Colin Farrell as the Penguin and Barry Keoghan as the Joker.

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