Aside from Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot, Cat Woman is another key female figure that you should look forward to in the upcoming ‘Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ movie. The Cat Woman role is rumored to be played by ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ and ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ actress, Emily Blunt.
Comic book fans have definitely labeled this movie as one of the most monumental flicks to hit the screen. After all, it is not every day that Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman will appear in the same movie. Actually, this actually marks a record in the film history for being the first of its kind. However, the said casting of Emily Blunt as Batman’s dangerous love interest is unconfirmed yet.
According to the Spanish website , the role of Black Widow in ‘Iron Man 2’
which was shown around four years ago, was first offered to Blunt. However, the actress refused to accept the role. Thus, Scarlett Johannson became Black Widow. Additionally, the same site claimed that Blunt has also been offered a role in the ‘Dark Knight Trilogy’. Similarly, the offer was also rejected.
Stars who have already been confirmed for their roles in ‘Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ include Henry Cavill as Superman, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White and Diane Lane as Martha Kent. Recently, other names have also been added to the casting list, namely, Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred Pennyworth, Ray Fisher as Cyborg. Tao Okamoto, Holly Hunter and Callan Mulvey will also appear in the new Warner Bros. movie. One of Batman’s greatest allies, Police Commissioner James Gordon, is also reported to make a cameo in this film. As of this writing, the casting for this role has not yet been announced.
‘Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice’ is scheduled for showing on May 2016.