Jeffery Wright Voicing Batman in Upcoming Batman HBO Max Podcast


Per THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, Jeffery Wright — who is playing GCPD’s Jim Gordon in THE BATMAN live-action film from director Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. — will provide the voice of Batman in an upcoming podcast on HBO Max.

According to the trade, the title of the podcast/show will be BATMAN: THE AUDIO ADVENTURES and will be a comedic take on the character and Batman mythos.

Dennis McNicholas, a longtime writer on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, wrote and directed the multi-episode series that comes from Warner Bros.’ Blue Ribbon Content division and will debut on HBO Max sometime in 2021.

Jeffery Wright as Jim Gordon in THE BATMAN

Cast members include includes Chris Parnell, Melissa Villaseñor, Seth Meyers, Brent Spiner, John Leguizamo, Ike Barinholtz, Bobby Moynihan, Kenan Thompson, Rosario Dawson, Jason Sudeikis, Alan Tudyk, Heidi Gardner, Brooke Shields, Paul Scheer, Tim Meadows, Fred Armisen, Ray Wise, Ben Rodgers, Katie Rich, Pete Schultz, Paula Pell, Toby Huss, and the aforementioned McNicholas.  THR did not know yet who each would be voicing in the series.

For more details, hit the links provided. – Bill “Jett” Ramey