With the arrival of the Omicron variant, is it possible that The Batman’s theatrical release date may be pushed back? The CEO of WarnerMedia responded!
The coronavirus pandemic has shocked the whole world. Two years later, this virus continues to wreak havoc and the arrival of the Omicron variant has not helped the situation. All universes have been affected by this epidemic wave, but the seventh art in particular. The distribution of films in the cinema has taken a significant delay, and the most anticipated feature film of 2022 has not escaped it. The new The Batman should be available in theaters on March 4th. But then, will this date be maintained or the exit The Batman will it be rejected once again?
The Batman is DC’s next release, currently slated for its theatrical debut on March 4, 2022 after suffering a number of delays. The project will follow a reimagined version of the Caped Crusader, placing Robert Pattinson in a David Lynch-inspired narrative wrapped in a neo-noir version of Gotham City. DC and Warner Bros. have stepped up their promotion for the film, although the ongoing pandemic may thwart the studio’s plans… After many questions from fans regarding a potential postponed release date, one of the main staff at WarnerMedia decided to break the silence.[display-posts orderby="rand"]
“We feel good”
Via DiscussingFilm, WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar sat down with Puck to discuss HBO Max strategies. Jason Kilar briefly touched on the possibility of another delay for The Batman due to the rapid increase in cases of the Omicron variant. The official noted that the company “felt good“about the current date but that she would continue to monitor the situation. “We are certainly attentive to everything that is happening with Omicron. We’re feeling good about the date right now. We will watch it day by day “, did he declare. Words that have something to reassure die-hard Batman fans.