Anne Hathaway To Play Catwoman And Tom Hardy Will Portray Bane In The Dark Knight Rises!

Anne Hathaway To Play Catwoman And Tom Hardy Will Portray Bane In <i>The Dark Knight Rises</i>!

It looks like that actress Anne Hathaway is confirmed to play Selina Kyle/Catwoman while Tom Hardy will be playing Bane in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. Check out the press release!



Well, that big announcement is definitely true! Anne Hathaway will play Catwoman and Tom Hardy has been cast as Bane in the new Batman movie!

PRESS RELEASE:

Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Anne Hathaway has been cast as Selina Kyle in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises. She will be starring alongside Christian Bale, who returns in the title role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. Christopher Nolan stated, "I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Anne Hathaway, who will be a fantastic addition to our ensemble as we complete our story."




In addition, Tom Hardy has been set to play Bane. Nolan said, "I am delighted to be working with Tom again and excited to watch him bring to life our new interpretation of one of Batman’s most formidable enemies." Nolan will direct the film from a screenplay he wrote with Jonathan Nolan, from a story by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer. Nolan will also produce the film with his longtime producing partner, Emma Thomas, and Charles Roven. The Dark Knight Rises is slated for release on July 20, 2012. The film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company


The Dark Knight Rises is set to hit theatres on July 20, 2012!

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