the batter star Colin Farrell teased that his Penguin spin-off series will be Rated R in content.
With the highly anticipated release of the batter Less than a week away, fans are excited not only to finally see the film, but also the intriguing future of Matt Reeves’ interpretation of Gotham City, which sees at least two exclusive HBO Max series in the works, including Gotham PD and a spin-off exploring Oswald Cobblepot AKA The Penguin (Colin Farrell).
With the intriguing Penguin spin-off series, fans can expect the rise of Oswald Cobblepot. And given its violent background, it’s possible that having a series on HBO Max could lead to a more adult-oriented series that could be Rated R. Well, Colin Farrell has seemingly confirmed that a Rated R approach is what the Penguin series is allowed to do.
Colin Farrell thought about working with Matt Reeves on his role as The Penguin on Rotten Tomatoes, teasing the darkness and surprisingly fun elements in the role. He said that given 6-8 hours to explore his backstory, it would be a fun opportunity to explore the character beyond his appearance in the batter†
Colin Farrell will make his big screen debut as Penguin next week. 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 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, Jayme Lawson as Bella Reál, with Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, and Colin Farrell as the penguin.
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Source: Rotten tomatoes