The upcoming Batman Unburied podcast discovered its Bruce Wayne in Winston Duke, the star who performed Black Panther’s frenemy M'Baku within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The podcast, scripted by The Darkish Knight trilogy screenwriter David S. Goyer, may also star Harry Potter’s Jason Isaacs because the voice of Bruce Wayne’s devoted butler Alfred.
Duke’s and Isaacs’ casting is the primary information we acquired from Batman Unburied ever for the reason that venture was first introduced again in 2020. The podcast is ready to discover the darker features of Bruce Wayne’s psychology, with iconic villains anticipated to make an look. In response to the logline launched by Spotify, the upcoming podcast may also function an unique villain named The Harvester, a serial killer who will take a look at Bruce Wayne’s psychological endurance.
Batman Unburied is the primary podcast venture born from a partnership between DC and Spotify. There’s nonetheless no launch date for the podcast, however the solid announcement is a wonderful sign that the manufacturing of Batman Unburied is gaining traction, and it shouldn’t be lengthy earlier than we get to take heed to Batman’s latest journey. Directed by Alex Kemp, Batman Unburied is govt produced by Goyer, Keith Levine, and Gracie Wheelan for Phantom 4; Liz Gateley and Elena Blekhter for Spotify; and Peter Girardi and Shaleen Desai for Blue Ribbon Content material.
Duke broke out as M’Baku on 2018’s Black Panther, exhibiting up because the character for Avengers: Infinity Conflict and Avengers: Endgame. Duke additionally starred in Jordan Peele’s Us. Isaacs performed Lucius Malfoy within the Harry Potter movies, however his profession in voice appearing already contains DC’s animated movie Justice League: Gods and Monsters, by which he voiced Lex Luthor.
Whereas Spotify already introduced Batman Unburied as a single season, the streaming platform gave no particulars regarding the variety of episodes or period of every episode. We additionally don’t understand how the podcast will probably be launched — if the entire season will probably be obtainable without delay or with episodes dropped each week. As extra particulars for Batman Unburied emerge, you may anticipate to learn all about it right here at Collider.
Right here’s Spotify’s logline for Batman Unburied.
When audiences meet Bruce Wayne he’s a forensic pathologist, working within the bowels of Gotham Hospital and tasked with inspecting the victims of The Harvester, a ugly serial killer preying on Gotham’s residents. Not solely will the superhero be pressured to face his personal psychological demons, however he may also have to beat them with the intention to save the residents of Gotham as his alter-ego Batman.
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