The casting course of on a massive-scale superhero film will be unpredictable. Little doubt, there are auditions (and lot of heavy lobbying on the a part of brokers and managers for sure shoppers). Within the case of the reported Nightwing film, introduced director Chris McKay already has mentioned on social media the necessity for potential main males to get illustration, as a result of the cattle name of the audition course of will be brutal. Particularly when world celebrities like Nick Jonas are also lobbying for the half.
Whereas doing press for his upcoming Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, actor/singer Nick Jonas instructed ComicBook.com, about presumably taking part in Nightwing,
I might be tremendous down for this. I did not know there was folks vying for me to play this position however maintain the chatter alive folks! When you vote for me, perhaps they’re going to forged me in it! After which, I do not know, I am going to thanks all later.
Twitter has loved using the Casting Sofa for Nightwing, the DC superhero who’s the grown, mature model of one-time boy surprise Dick “Robin” Grayson. Whereas it is true that Nick Jonas’s title has been bandied round as a potential Nightwing, his is one in every of dozens of names which have been talked about on Twitter (and sure, within the pages of CinemaBlend, as effectively).
The strongest social media push for Nightwing casting truly has swirled round two different actors — Riz Ahmed:
In addition to Dev Patel:
And but, all of this, in the meanwhile, is dream casting for a film that is treading water within the deep finish of Warner Bros. and DC’s growth pool. Chris McKay, who helmed the animated LEGO Batman film, was tapped some time in the past to direct a potential Nightwing film. Nevertheless, it belongs in a small, elite band of DC motion pictures swirling across the Bat Household that embrace Joss Whedon’s Batgirl film, Matt Reeves’ Batman film, a Joker/Harley film, a Suicide Squad 2, David Ayers’ Gotham Metropolis Sirens, and extra. There are a selection of instructions that the DCEU can go within the coming years, however proper now, the one motion pictures with confirmed launch dates are Aquaman, Shazam, and Surprise Lady 2.
Nightwing needs to be older, mature, upbeat (he is not Batman), bodily gifted and charismatic. Do you assume Nick Jonas might pull these traits off? Ought to DC look elsewhere? Vote in our ballot!