Matt Reeves’ The Batman is currently underway and new set photos have already revealed which version of The Penguin actor Colin Farrell will portray in the movie. A photo from THE BATMAN movie shows Farell wearing an overcoat and carrying an umbrella sporting white/silver hair and mustache has hinted that he could be playing emperor Emperor Penguin (real name: Ignatius Ogilvy).
In the comics, Ogilvy is a criminal who worked for the Penguin. He climbed the rank and eventually overthrown the Penguin. Ogilvy became his own boss under the name Emperor Penguin and later Emperor Blackgate, after using a combination of several drugs given to him by Poison Ivy.
The Batman will star Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Zoe Kravitz as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Paul Dano as The Riddler, Colin Farrell as The Penguin, Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, and Jeffrey Wright as Jim Gordon. Sarsgaard has been cast in an undisclosed role.
The Batman will be released in theaters on June 25, 2021.