David Giuntoli (A Million Little Things) is the latest actor to tackle voicing the Dark Knight.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Giuntoli will voice Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman: The Doom That Came to Gotham, an upcoming 1920s-set film that will be released under the DC Universe Animated Original Movies banner. The actor leads a voice cast that includes Tati Gabrielle as Kai Li Cain, Christopher Gorham as Oliver Queen, John DiMaggio as James Gordon, Patrick Fabian as Harvey Dent, Brian George as Alfred, and Jason Marsden as Dick Grayson and Young Bruce Wayne.
The Doom That Came to Gotham is inspired by the 2001 graphic novel by Mike Mignola, Richard Pace, and Troy Nixey. The film follows explorer Bruce Wayne, who “accidentally unleashes an ancient evil, and returns to Gotham after being away for two decades. Batman battles Lovecraftian supernatural forces and encounters allies and enemies such as Green Arrow, Ra’s al Ghul, Mr. Freeze, Killer Croc, Two-Face and James Gordon.”
Other cast members include Karan Brar as Sanjay “Jay” Tawde, David Dastmalchian as Grendon, Navid Negahban as Ra’s al Ghul, Emily O’Brien as Talia al Ghul and Martha Wayne, Tim Russ as Lucius Fox, Matthew Waterson as Jason Blood/Etrigan, Jeffrey Combs as Kirk Langstrom, William Salyers as Cobblepot, Gideon Adlon as Oracle, and Darin De Paul as Thomas Wayne.
Directed by Sam Liu and Christopher Berkeley from a script written by Jase Ricci, Batman: The Doom That Came to Gotham will release in Spring 2023 by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.
What do you think of the voice cast? Are you excited to see this Elseworlds tale adapted?