The Hollywood Reported is reporting Matt Reeves‘ and Warner Bros.’ The Batman has found its Catwoman. Zoe Kravitz has nabbed the role of one of the highest profile members of the Caped Crusader’s rogue’s gallery, according to several sources.
The decision came down over the weekend after a rigorous testing process that saw saw Ana de Armas, Ella Balinska, Eiza Gonzalez and Kravitz read with Robert Pattinson, who is playing the Dark Knight. The testing process occurred the first week of October. The four were then narrowed to two late last week.
The source added Kravitz is already well-known at Warners as she has appeared as Leta Lestrange in the studio’s Fantastic Beasts Harry Potter spinoffs. She also voiced the role Catwoman in the studio’s The Batman Lego Movie.
The actress recently co-starrerd in HBO’s Big Little Lies and is starring in the small-screen version of High Fidelity, being made by Hulu.
UPDATE: The alt.right fringe of fandom has already go into meltdown mode because a woman of color has been cast. Troll Armies are mobilizing…