According to The BYO Show, DC and Warner Bros. eyeing Vanessa Hudgens for the role of Selina Kyle? Catwoman in Matt Reeves’ The Batman movie. Catwoman is one of the six villain rumored to appear in the movie with The Penguin, The Riddler, Scarecrow, Deathstroke, , Killer Croc and Bane.
Selin aKyle/Catwoman was created by Bill Finger and Bob Kane. She made her first appearance as “the Cat” in Batman #1 (Spring 1940). The character has been portrayed by Julie Newmar, Lee Meriwether, and Eartha Kitt in the 1960s Batman television series and the 1966 Batman film. Michelle Pfeiffer in 1992’s Batman Returns. Halle Berry in 2004’s Catwoman solo movie. Anne Hathaway in the 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises, and by Camren Bicondova and Lili Simmons on the 2014 television series Gotham as young and adult Selina Kyle respectively.
Reeves version of the Batman will feature a younger Batman/Bruce Wayne with a new actor in the role following Ben Affleck’s departure early this year. Robert Pattinson, Nicholas Hoult, Armie Hammer, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson are allegedly shortlisted to replace Ben Affleck as the new young Bruce Wayne.
The Batman will be released in theaters on June 25, 2021.