Through a recent DC FanDome event, Warner Bros. finally showing a new promo video from The Flash directed by Andy Muschietti, starring Ezra Miller. This promo in the form of a teaser also shows the first appearance of the Batman version Michael Keaton also accompanied by narration from Keaton in some of the teaser scenes. In addition, they also showed the new costumes worn by Barry Allen as well as the appearance of two different versions of Bary Allen. Solo movie The Flash It is planned for release on November 4, 2022.
As we know, Andy Muschietti has previously teased the presence of Batman in the superhero film through his Instagram account for some time. He once uploaded an image of a Batman/Flash costume combination, as well as a Supergirl costume display.
Directed by Muschietti, The Flash will show again Ezra Miller as Barry Allen, and will bring back Michael Keaton to reprise his role as Bruce Wayne and also Ben Affleck who is rumored to be returning as Batman. Meanwhile, Sasha Calle has been cast as Supergirl, Kiersey Clemons as Iris West, and Ron Livingston will play Henry Allen, Barry’s father, replacing Billy Crudup. Maribel Verdu will play Barry’s mother, Nora. Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Rudy Mancuso, and Luke Brandon Field will also appear in the film for roles that are still being kept under wraps by the studio. While the actor who plays Cyborg in Justice LeagueRay Fisher was previously reported to be appearing in the film The Flashbut following a public dispute with Warner Bros., his involvement in the project remains unclear.
The film is inspired by the comic book storyline Flashpoint, as Barry Allen attempts to travel back in time to prevent his mother’s murder from having consequences for the timeline and the multiverse. Apart from the appearance of several Batmans and the presence of Supergirl, there has been no other confirmation regarding the appearance of superheroes or other important figures who will appear in this film.
Previously, through That Hashtag Show some time ago, Muschietti hinted at the direction of the film and the plot of this film. He clarified the rumors earlier, but not in the way fans expected. He stated the film would be “a different version of Flashpoint than you might expect.”