Nicolas Cage Wants To Play This Bizarre Villain In ‘The Batman’ Sequel

Nicolas Cage revealed which villain he’d like to play in Matt Reeves’ the batter follow-up.

There’s been a lot of online speculation lately about whether Nicolas Cage will return as Ghost Rider in Doctor Strange in the multiverse of madness, but he recently shared that Marvel has not contacted him. However, Nicolas Cage also recently spoke with IGNwhere he revealed which villain he would like to play in Matt Reeves’ the batter follow-up:

“We have this new [movie with] Robert Pattinson as ‘The Batman’, which I like to see. I haven’t seen it yet, but I think it would be great. The villain Vincent Price played on the ’60s show, Egghead, I think I want to try Egghead. I think I can make him absolutely terrifying. And I have a concept for Egghead. So leave them at Warner Bros. know I’m looking for Egghead.’

Nicolas Cage wasn’t shy about his love of comic books, especially around playing Superman in the ’90s. Cage was also up for the role of Scarecrow in a sequel to Batman & Robin that was eventually demolished. The Academy Award-winning actor finally got the chance to join a superhero franchise, with Ghost Rider in two films and Big Daddy in Super awesome

Here’s the synopsis for it The batter:

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 revenge 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, 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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Source: IGN