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As absurd as it may seem, it’s sounding more and more like someone besides Christian Bale will soon take flight in the Batman cowl. With a hastily produced “Justice League of America” movie speeding through preproduction, casting is about to begin — and when we posed the question on Tuesday to the man who reinvented the character for “Batman Begins,” he confirmed that the “Justice League” train is moving right past him.
“I don’t really know anything about it,” Bale said of the “JLA” flick, which has already begun approaching such actors as Ryan Reynolds to fill hero roles. “No, there’s been no talk with me about ‘Justice League’; it’s only [reporters] who mention this to me.”