Warner Bros lines up directors for Batman and Nightwing movies

Warner Bros doesn’t believe in learning to walk before you run.

Not only has Matt Reeves signed on to direct The Batman, but The Lego Batman Movie director Chris McKay is in negotiations to direct a Nightwing movie, too.

Sure, why not?

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Is Ben Affleck about to leave The Batman behind completely?

Ben Affleck says he still intends to star in The Batman – but Affleck and Warner Bros have a powerful incentive to lie about that.

The chatter started earlier this week, almost as soon as Affleck announced he won’t be directing the solo Batman movie. “Is he preparing to leave the project altogether?”

That made no sense to me. If he’s bailing altogether, why not just announce it now? Why drip feed the bad news?

But today, it hit me.

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The LEGO Batman Movie director wants to make a live-action DC movie

It might just be the best thing to ever happen to the DCEU.

Chris McKay, the director of The LEGO Batman Movie, has tweeted that he’s keen to be part of the DCEU, and Warner Bros would be crazy not to make it happen.

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