HBO Max is casting the sprawling Falcone crime family for the next the batman derivative series The Penguinwhether a new report is to be believed.
the illuminerdi He cites anonymous sources close to the production as saying that actors are currently being auditioned to play characters associated with the legendary criminal empire. In particular, Alberto Falcone is said to appear in The Penguin and will serve as head of the Falcone family following the death of his father Carmine (John Turturro) in the batman. In The PenguinSource material for DC Comics, Alberto went on to terrorize Gotham City as the serial killer known as Holiday. Illuminerdi’s sources did not give any indication if the character is expected to undergo a similar transformation in the spin-off as well. Other notable parties yet to be filled include Alberto’s cousin, Johnny Viti, and Falcone family consigliere, Milos Grapa. HBO Max has yet to publicly comment on this latest casting report, which means it should be taken with a grain of salt for now.
That being said, rumors about the involvement of the Falcone family in general in The Penguin apparently follows the recent news that Cristin Milioti will play Carmine Falcone’s daughter, Sofia, in the HBO Max series. The PenguinThe plot will reportedly revolve around the conflict between its protagonist, Oswald “Oz” Cobblepot/Penguin (Colin Farrell), and Sofia, as they vie for control of Gotham City’s underworld. Milioti’s breakout role was as Tracy McConnell on the CBS sitcom. how i met your mother. Since then, she has starred in a variety of movies and television shows, including The wolf of Wall Street, Palm Springs, made for love Y The station.
How HBO Max’s Penguin Connects To The Batman
Little else is known about the plot of the Penguin spin-off, though HBO Max originals head Sarah Aubrey recently clarified how it ties into the events of the batman and its sequel in production. describing The Penguin as a “bridge” between the batman Y batman 2, Aubrey confirmed that the show’s narrative picks up right where the first movie left off. “Penguin will be seated immediately after the end of the batman and temporarily before the events of the second film. The show will come out between the two movies,” she said.
It is currently unclear where the batmanThe other Arkham Asylum spin-off, centered on Arkham Asylum, fits within the franchise’s overall narrative, or even if The Penguin they are the only small screen projects currently in the works. A recent report suggests that filmmaker Matt Reeves is currently developing a third the batman spin-off focused on the Gotham City Police Department. Plans for such a series were apparently scrapped in March 2022, though at least one source close to HBO Max insists it’s still in active development.
The Penguin spin-off does not yet have a release date.
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