Colin Farrell is in talks to play another comic book supervillain, this time potentially taking the role of the Penguin in director Matt Reeve's The Batman, according to Deadline.
Farrell previously played the villainous Bullseye in 2003's Daredevil opposite Ben Affleck, the previous actor to portray Batman on the big screen before The Batman's Robert Pattinson.
Actor Jonah Hill was previously reported to be in talks for the role of the Penguin.
If cast, Farrell will join Pattinson as Batman, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as the Riddler, and Jeffery Wright as Commissioner Gordon. Andy Serkis is reportedly in talks to portray Alfred Pennyworth.
The Batman is scheduled for a June 25, 2021 theatrical release.