Batman Shouting Halted After Robert Pattinson Tests Positive for COVID-19

Once again, shouting of action and adventure movie Batman has halted after Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID-19. However, the entertainment industry worldwide paused its work back in March 2020 amid the pandemic that outbreaks in Wuhan, China, last year. 

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A few days back, the film production started in London, but after the lead star Robert Pattinson tested positive for coronavirus, it has again shut down the filming. 

Initially, the plan was to release the movie in June 2021, but since the pandemic has engulfed the planet, the release date was extended to October 2021. However, Robert is playing the role of young Bruce Wayne, who is among the most popular DC-Comic Vigilant. The news broke in right after wrestler turned Hollywood big star The Rock revealed in an Instagram video message that he, along with his family, has been infected by the virus. The Jumanji star said that the family has gone through a difficult time, and it was quite challenging for the family. 

Pandemic and Hollywood 

The USA’s infection rates kept the studios away from production, and no one was ready to bear the risk of getting infected by the deadly virus. Many of the studios even turned to foreign locations to resume their film productions. Moreover, the entire spectrum of filming has changed drastically. 

Batman – The Most Awaited Movie 

Once again, Cristopher Nolan is set to change the course of turning comic into a film that could be everlasting. However, the film’s delay due to multiple reasons one after another has left the fans to wait for a whole year to watch their favorite movie. In May, the British Film Commission and Institute allowed the studios to resume their production by following strict guidelines and standard operating procedures (SOPs). Which includes social distancing, regular temperature recordings, and more. 

Robert Pattinson Tests Positive for COVID-19

However, Batman is among the big-budget movies that have started filming only a few days ago, but everything has turned upside down after Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID-19. Along with Robert, the cast includes big names like Paul Dano, Zoë Kravitz, and Colin Farrell. Moreover, the film is directed and written by Matt Reeves. The popular work of Matt Reeves includes War for the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. 

Pattinson, who is widely popular among the cinephile for his role in the Twilight franchise, had replaced Ben Affleck last year when he was dropped out from the superhero franchise Batman. 

How Much Is Robert Pattinson Making? 

Since the huge success of Twilight Saga, the 34-year-old actor has garnered a huge fan following among the filmaholics. He is for sure making big bucks out of the projects he’s opting for. Currently, Robert Pattinson Net Worth is estimated to be $100 Million, and his upcoming movies will surely likely increase his popularity and net worth. He is likely to become a new superhero sensation after appearing in Batman. For more entertainment related news, stay tuned to The Squander.