‘The Batman’: Jeffrey Wright to Play Commissioner Gordon Across from Robert Pattinson’s Dark Knight

With Robert Pattinson officially signed on to wear the cape and cowl in The Batman, director Matt Reeves next needed to line up the face at the other end of the Bat-signal.

THR reports that none other than Jeffrey Wright is being eyed to play Commissioner Jim Gordon, Bruce Wayne’s longtime confidante inside the Gotham City Police Department.

The Westworld star would be taking over a role previously played by the likes of Gary Oldman, J.K.

Simmons, and—in the Fox prequel series Gotham—Ben McKenzie.

Not a whole lot of information is out there about the …

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