Fans have seen some of the most talented celebrities playing the iconic superhero Batman over the years. While proving all the naysayers wrong, Robert Pattinson pulled the character better than anyone ever imagined. The viewers were left shocked after seeing his performance as a vengeance-driven shell and praised the Twilight star for his intriguing approach to the role. However, with the change of events in the DC Universe, fans are now picking a new portrayer. And it is none another than one of your beloved characters from the megahit show The Boys.
We all know that the American superhero drama has garnered massive fandom in the last three seasons. The show brought some extremely talented actors who nailed their roles as a team of eponymous vigilantes. Their performances have served fans with numerous treasuring yet often gruesome moments in the series that they might never forget. Thus, this makes it quite clear why people want to see one of them in the iconic superhero costume.
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Fans replace Robert Pattinson with The Boys star as Batman
James Gunn is set to introduce fans to Batman’s son in the new project The Brave and the Bold. The reports have revealed that the film will follow the now-classic Batman run written by Grant Morrison. Since Robert Pattinson will not be featured as Batman, this father-son story fans put their favorite options for the character.
In a new tweet shared by Film Updates, they asked Twitterati who would they want to see as the next Batman. In their response to the intriguing question, most of the crowd hailed Jensen Ackles. The 44-year-old star is currently starring in The Boys franchise playing the role of Solider Boy. Fans are crazy about this handsome man who stole the thunder of other characters with his dynamic presence on the show.
Jensen Ackles — can do anything he’s asked to do and more, and makes the environment he’s around the most relaxed and comfortable you’ve ever been in. pic.twitter.com/mB9rAaEoR6
— lottie 🖤 (@seraphstiel) January 31, 2023
Jensen Ackles would be a great choice, he is already voicing Batman and he is talented enough to do live action
— 🇦🇷 ⭐️⭐️⭐️Natalia 🧉 (@Nalujma) January 31, 2023
if you want talent and good looks, jensen ackles. if you want to bring in another loyal fan bases on top of comic book fans, go with jensen. the spn family will follow him anywhere
— morg ❤️🔥 (@TriniGoddess__) January 31, 2023
Jensen Ackles as Batman 🦇💥🤞 pic.twitter.com/rsT6zXIhGH
— Maschina (@MaschinaAg) January 31, 2023
Who else, if not the voice of Batman himself?!#JensenAckles pic.twitter.com/yxrdSjoYxS
— andriy💚🌈DEAN IS BACK (@DeanW_Is_Loved) January 31, 2023
The only possible choice – Jensen Ackles!!!#JensenAckles 👑 pic.twitter.com/FjZdBHBjmO
— Prodigalsonfan LOFMW 😈😋🍆🍉🔥 (@Prodigalsonfan3) January 31, 2023
It have to be somebody’s who’s played a dark gritty character for years, Jensen Ackles could do it
— that one, motherfucker, you grew up with (@tassiedevil1986) February 1, 2023
Jensen supremacy! pic.twitter.com/x2bVUbhijV
— DG (@DG87240) January 31, 2023
However, Robert Pattinson’s journey as Dark Knight has not ended and fans will meet him again in the Batman sequel. Directed by Matt Reeves The Batman Part II is set for a worldwide release on October 3, 2025.
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Who do you want to see as Batman in this new and twisted saga? Drop your views in the comments.