Peter Sarsgaard Describes His Character in THE BATMAN

"The guy in this isn’t very nice."

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While appearing as a guest on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT (I still have a hard time not seeing David Letterman’s name in the title), Peter Sarsgaard revealed to SC that his character — D.A. Gil Colson — was created specifically for THE BATMAN.  He also described his character as follows…

I’m a district attorney.   I’m basically a politician that has trouble telling the truth…the guy in this isn’t very nice.

There’s going to be A LOT of corruption in Gotham that The Batman (Robert Pattinson) and Jim Gordon (Jeffery Wright) will have to take on in THE BATMAN, no?  Also what’s kinda ironic/cool, both Sarsgaard and his lovely wife, Maggie Gyllenhaal, will have played Gotham City district attorneys — and characters created especially for Batman films — in a Batman movie…albeit one was a good one (Rachel Dawes) and the other bad (Gil Colson).  ANYWAY

Check out the full interview below!

 

THE BATMAN is currently filming in the UK.  Follow BOF’s Everything About THE BATMAN Page.  Make plans to attend BOF’s THE BATMAN Watch Party.  THE BATMAN hits theaters on June 25, 2021. – Bill “Jett” Ramey

(Thanks to BOF’s Ryan Lower — AKA “Ryan Lowery” — for the heads up!)

 

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Lifelong Batman fan Bill "Jett" Ramey is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Batman-On-Film.com. His passions include Dallas Cowboys football, Elvis Presley, Rock music, cold beer, dive bars, the University of Texas Longhorns, and of course, Batman. He resides in the great state of Texas with his lovely wife ("Announcer Rachel") and his .5 Boston Terrier.