‘The Batman’ Director Matt Reeves Sets Multi-Year Film Deal with Warner Bros
Matt Reeves and his 6th & Idaho production company have received an overall first look film deal with Warner Bros Pictures Group. Additionally, Reeves has re-upped with the Warner Bros Television Group, where he is working on The Penguin series.
Warner Bros. Pictures Group’s production divisions (Warner Bros. Pictures, New Line Cinema, Warner Animation Group and DC-based Films) will have first-look rights to Reeves’ work as a writer, director and/or producer.
“Making this legendary studio my home is a dream,” said Reeves in a statement. “I am so excited to be working with Mike, Pam, and Channing and our teams to bring captivating stories I am truly passionate about to the big and small screen.”
Reeves is currently working on the sequel to The Batman, which will see Robert Pattinson reprise his role as Batman. He is also working on The Penguin, with Colin Farrell reprising his Oswald Cobblepot role for HBO Max. There is also a Batman Arkham series in discussion.