Adam Driver Denies Rumors That He'll Play 'Nightwing' In BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN

Adam Driver Denies Rumors That He'll Play 'Nightwing' In BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN

Calling the rumours "intensely flattering", Adam Driver denies recent reports that he'll be suiting up as 'Nightwing' in Zack Snyder's Batman Vs. Superman, but does express some interest in the role before declaring his love of the characters in the comics. Check it out!

While the majority of fans were overjoyed to learn that Nightwing would be making an appearance in Batman Vs. Superman, the reaction to Adam Driver being on Warner Bros.' radar for the role of Dick Grayson was met with a mixed response. In the following video interview with Collider, the Inside Llewyn Davis actor claims that there is not truth to those rumours, but does seem enthusiastic about possibly starring in the team-up movie. Is he telling the truth or keeping his cards close to his chest? Check it out below and sound off with your thoughts in the usual place!

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duncboy - 11/16/2013, 5:24 PM
Not sure what hero he'd be a fit for, but Nightwing definitely isn't it.
batcheeks8 - 11/16/2013, 5:28 PM
Lol don't give him ideas and hopes now
AnthonyLantern - 11/16/2013, 5:28 PM
SmokedTheBoss - 11/16/2013, 5:30 PM
Thank God!
DEVLIN712 - 11/16/2013, 5:30 PM
C'mon guys, he isn't that bad... He's a big guy and he can act, isn't that what we ultimately want?
SmokedTheBoss - 11/16/2013, 5:31 PM
Milo Ventimiglia for Nightwing!
DEATHbyEXILE - 11/16/2013, 5:31 PM
Indy - 11/16/2013, 5:32 PM
seem like a nice guy.
MexicanSexyman - 11/16/2013, 5:34 PM
I don't think neither Nightwing or Wonder Woman will show up in the film at all. People have to stop believing every rumor that comes out for every cbm.
MrCameron - 11/16/2013, 5:34 PM
Wait, is it confirmed that Nightwing will be in this?
SmokedTheBoss - 11/16/2013, 5:35 PM
Just believe man!
THEDARKKNIGHT1939 - 11/16/2013, 5:35 PM
So is he denying that he's confirmed for the role or that the role even exists?
AshleyWilliams - 11/16/2013, 5:37 PM
Thank christ.
ALegendaryPanda - 11/16/2013, 5:38 PM
YES!! I wish him luck with his career and I'm sure he's talented, but NIGHTWING? Lol, just lol.
McNyagano - 11/16/2013, 5:39 PM

TheGreenBastard - 11/16/2013, 5:40 PM
Whaaaaaaa!!!!! El Mayimbe, the internets pooper scooper strikes again!!!
DaVinci31 - 11/16/2013, 5:41 PM
JordanKing - 11/16/2013, 5:41 PM
This calls for celebration!!
SuperCat - 11/16/2013, 5:42 PM
That rumor was a really bad joke.
DarkGrifter - 11/16/2013, 5:42 PM
I hope this guy does get cast just so I can see all of the fanboy's reactions.
McNyagano - 11/16/2013, 5:43 PM
Yeah I'll wait and see...Actors deny this sought of thing all the time. In time, we'll see.
VISIONaryNPa - 11/16/2013, 5:45 PM
thank god, he's an ugly [frick]er.
batcheeks8 - 11/16/2013, 5:45 PM
DaVinci31 - 11/16/2013, 5:45 PM
Although I wouldn't have wanted Nightwing until the stand alone Batman film, you guys were real asses that day - only mentioning how "ugly" he was; this guy seems pretty humble and worthy of a character like Nightwing.
DarkGrifter - 11/16/2013, 5:45 PM
Why are people talking about El Mayimbe? Wasn't it The Wrap who broke the scoop?
ALegendaryPanda - 11/16/2013, 5:45 PM
Next week: "Adam Driver CONFIRMED to play Nightwing"
DaVinci31 - 11/16/2013, 5:47 PM
Also, this worries me. . .It means the CW's DC universe is now more likely to mix in with the MOS DC universe - which would f*@#ing blow.
thebearjew - 11/16/2013, 5:49 PM
thank goodness
the guy is one ugly fellow
Zordan - 11/16/2013, 5:49 PM
Do you guys belive him??? I dont!!
thebearjew - 11/16/2013, 5:50 PM
DaVinci31 it would f*@#ing rock
arrows awesome
arrow mos same universe
McMeatFace - 11/16/2013, 5:50 PM
Great actor in Girls and I think he is off-center enough that this casting would catch a lot of people off-guard and be fantastic.
GetsugaTensho22 - 11/16/2013, 5:51 PM
There you go. Another nail in El Mayimbe's "journalistic" Coffin. He's so full of shit, i'm surprised nobody else calls him out on it.
Nomis - 11/16/2013, 5:52 PM
@ ALegendaryPanda - LOL!!!

Marina Cotillard said she wasn't Talia for TDK rise and we saw how that turned out. ;)
FordEl - 11/16/2013, 5:53 PM
He doesnt look that bad and he's a grwat actor. Isnt that what we ultimately need anyways? This isnt a beauty contest. I bet half of the peope calling him ugly arent even flattering themselves.
Prime - 11/16/2013, 5:53 PM
No Nightwing in this movie please.
CaptainAmerica - 11/16/2013, 5:55 PM
Hey Getsuga, don't be a dumb bitch, El Mayimbe didn't report this rumor. [frick]ing dipshit.
ALegendaryPanda - 11/16/2013, 5:55 PM
Lol but in all seriousness if Nightwing is actually in this he's probably cast already, they're just waiting to announce it. Look at Ben Affleck, he was signed on months before they actually announced he was playing Batman.
Gjedi - 11/16/2013, 5:55 PM
Up to this point, with all the rumors, I have no clue whatsoever what this movie will be about, other that Ben and Henry will be in the movie. The fact that DC is running way behind their competition, how many characters will make a cameo in MOS2? WB announced that there willbe a Flash movie in 2017, and the long-gestating "Justice League" in 2017, so my guess would be that WB has a genuine plain for the DCCU.
DelTorite - 11/16/2013, 5:57 PM
I'm rooting for this guy. Make up and a mask can make wonders anyway.
thebearjew - 11/16/2013, 5:57 PM
blackjack he really is
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