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OMG,Anne Hathaway has just snatched up a major role in the new Batman, The Dark Knight Rises and she will play Selina Kyle aka Catwoman. I love Anne and I hope she can do Catwoman justice because Halle Berry’s Catwoman BOMBED!
According to Deadline,
Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Anne Hathaway has been cast as Selina Kyle in Christopher Nolanâ€™s â€œThe Dark Knight Rises.â€ She will be starring alongside Christian Bale, who returns in the title role of Bruce Wayne/Batman.
Christopher Nolan stated, â€œI am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Anne Hathaway, who will be a fantastic addition to our ensemble as we complete our story.â€
In addition, Tom Hardy has been set to play Bane. Nolan said, â€œI am delighted to be working with Tom again and excited to watch him bring to life our new interpretation of one of Batmanâ€™s most formidable enemies.â€
Nolan will direct the film from a screenplay he wrote with Jonathan Nolan, from a story by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer. Nolan will also produce the film with his longtime producing partner, Emma Thomas, and Charles Roven.
â€œThe Dark Knight Risesâ€ is slated for release on July 20, 2012. The film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
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