Duke will play the role of Bruce Wayne, with Harry Potter actor Jason Isaacs joins Alfred, Batman’s loyal butler. No further cast has been announced yet, but Spotify is sharing new plot details for the podcast, which is described as a psychological thriller that delves into Bruce Wayne’s mind and features dark twists and classic Batman villains. .
Here is the course of action: “When the public meets Bruce Wayne, he is a medical examiner, working in the bowels of Gotham hospital and tasked with examining the victims of The Harvester, a horrific serial killer preying on citizens. of Gotham. Not only will the superhero be forced to confront his own mental demons, but he will also have to defeat them in order to save the citizens of Gotham as his alter-ego Batman.
No release date has been set for the podcast, which will tell the story over a season. An exit plan, i.e. whether the episodes will be removed weekly or all at once, is also unknown. Batman not buried is the first podcast to emerge from a vast 2020 pact between DC and Spotify. Other DC characters who are expected to join the podcasting universe in the future include Wonder Woman, Lois Lane, Catwoman, Riddler, and Batgirl.
The talent behind Batman not buried includes executive producers Goyer, Keith Levine and Gracie Wheelan for Phantom Four; executive producers Liz Gateley and Elena Blekhter for Spotify; physical production by Wolf at the Door; and director Alex Kemp. Batman not buried is written by Eric Carrasco, Saladin Ahmed and Rebecca Klingel, who are the executive producers. The podcast is also written by co-executive producer Graham Westerson.
Duke broke playing M’Baku in 2018 Black Panther, and continued to star in Jordan Peele We (2019) and Spenser Confidential (2020). He has to come back to Marvel for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever after also appearing in Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019). Duke Next Has The Sundance Supernatural Drama Nine days in mass circulation on August 6.
Isaacs played Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter movies and has already dived into the world of superheroes, voicing Lex Luthor in the cartoon Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015). His long list of credits also includes TV shows Castlevania et Star Trek: Discovery and remarkable film roles in The Patriot (2000) Peter Pan (2003) and Fury (2014).