Barry Keoghan Shares Batman’s Audition Video, Says He Hasn’t Been Asked For A Sequel
Barry Keoghan’s appearance as the Joker at the end of The Batman was one of the big surprises in the film, leading fans to question whether the character is planned to play a bigger role in a future movie. future or not. In a recent interview, Keoghan further explained the role, saying that he hasn’t heard anything about The Batman 2, but still hopes to play the Joker again.
inside Interview with GQKeoghan explained that he really wanted to play The Riddler, which is what he was aiming for when he submitted his unsolicited audition tape. The video, which has now been shared by GQ, shows Keoghan in a Riddler costume, a melon hat and green sling over dark clothing. The tape is primarily about the actor’s physicality, showing Keoghan wandering through a corridor before committing an unspecified act of violence on screen.
While Jonah Hill was cast in the role, later replaced by Paul Dano, Keoghan still asked producer Dylan Clark to watch his tape. Four months later, he received a call asking him to play the Joker – and keep it a secret.
Keoghan only ended up in a short scene at the end of The Batman, although a longer deleted scene with his Joker was uploaded. YouTube. Like the other characters in the Joker role, Keoghan’s version of the character is adorned with heavy fake scars, although the actor insists on keeping his eyes intact. “I wanted a certain kind of person in there after the makeup,” he explains. “I want people to relate to him.”
At the moment, Keoghan is still unknown about a sequel, although Robert Pattinson, screenwriter Mattson Tomlin and director Matt Reeves have all confirmed it. back for another movie. However, he still hopes to return to the role, with The Batman ending feeling like a promise of something bigger. “As soon as that call comes, I’m there, I’m there,” Keoghan promised.
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