Bat-Man: The Dark Knight Detective - Ideal Movie Cast & Crewby lynskeyium | created - 29 Sep 2016 | updated - 01 Oct 2016 | Public
A list of 35 people who I think would make the ideal cast & crew for a second film in a reboot of the Batman film series, if it were given the go-ahead.
1. Sam Claflin
Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
English actor Sam Claflin was born in Ipswich, England, to Susan A. (Clarke), a classroom assistant, and Mark J. Claflin, a finance officer. As a child, he was football-mad, often going to see his favorite team, Norwich City. He was a talented footballer, playing for Norwich schools at city level ...
2. Emmy Rossum
Actress | The Phantom of the Opera
It would seem that 2004, the year of her 18th birthday, will be remembered as pivotal for Emmy Rossum due to her appearance in two very different films, The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and The Phantom of the Opera (2004). Emmy's performance in the latter film gained her a Golden Globe nomination.
Selina Kyle (later The Catwoman)
Actor | Pride & Prejudice
David Matthew Macfadyen was born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, to Meinir (Owen), a drama teacher and actress, and Martin Macfadyen, an oil executive. He is of Scottish and Welsh descent. Because of his father's career, he spent at least part of his childhood in Indonesia, before finishing his ...
Actor | The Forbidden Kingdom
Abie Crown/The Joker
5. Paul Wesley
Actor | Tell Me a Story
Paul was raised in the Marlboro, New Jersey. His parents immigrated from Poland, where he spent a large portion of his childhood. Many of his relatives still reside there.
During his high school years, Paul was actively involved in theater studies, primarily in New York City. He attended Christian ...
District Attorney Harvey Dent
Actress | Game of Thrones
Silver St Cloud
Actor | Star Trek
Bruce Greenwood was born on August 12, 1956 in Noranda, Québec, Canada as Stuart Bruce Greenwood. He is an actor and producer, known for Star Trek (2009), Thirteen Days (2000) and I, Robot (2004). He has been married to Susan Devlin since 1985. They have one child.
Commissioner James Gordon
8. Idris Elba
Actor | Beasts of No Nation
An only child, Idrissa Akuna Elba was born and raised in London, England. His father, Winston, is from Sierra Leone and worked at Ford Dagenham; his mother, Eve, is from Ghana and had a clerical duty. Idris attended school in Canning Town, where he first became involved in acting, before he dropped...
Actress | Maria Full of Grace
Catalina Sandino Moreno was born on April 19, 1981 in Bogotá, Colombia. She is an actress and producer, known for Maria Full of Grace (2004), Che: Part One (2008) and Fast Food Nation (2006). She has been married to David Elwell since April 15, 2006. They have one child.
Capt. Renee Montoya
10. Damian Lewis
Actor | Band of Brothers
Damian Lewis was born on February 11, 1971, in St. John's Wood, London, England, to Charlotte Mary (Bowater), from an upper-class background, and J. Watcyn Lewis, a city broker whose own parents were Welsh. He was raised on Abbey Road in London until the age of 8 with his siblings Gareth, William, ...
Carmine "The Roma" Falcone
11. Giovanni Ribisi
Actor | Boiler Room
Antonino Giovanni Ribisi is an American actor who was born in Los Angeles, California. His parents both have careers in the entertainment industry. His mother, Gay Ribisi (née Landrum), is a talent manager for actors and writers, and his father, Albert Anthony Ribisi, is a musician. He has a twin ...
Salvatore "Sal" Moroni
12. Karissa Strain
Actress | Carrie
Karissa Strain is a Canadian actress who splits her time between Toronto and LA for work. Her and her twin sister, Katie Strain, make frequent appearances in the genre of horror, sci-fi and dark comedy. They also head their own production company under the cleverly coined "KarKat Productions". The ...
13. Katie Strain
Actress | Carrie
14. Eve Perry
Actress | Endeavour
15. Judy Greer
Actress | 13 Going on 30
Judy Greer was born and raised outside of Detroit, Michigan, as Judith Therese Evans. She is the daughter of Mollie Ann (née Greer), a hospital administrator and former nun, and Richard Evans, a mechanical engineer. She has German, Irish, English, Welsh, and Scottish ancestry. After training for ...
Mayor Rena St Cloud
16. Kevin McHale
Actor | Glee
17. Connie Sellecca
Actress | The Greatest American Hero
Connie Sellecca was born on May 25, 1955 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Concetta Sellecchia. She is an actress and producer, known for The Greatest American Hero (1981), Hotel (1983) and Beyond Westworld (1980). She has been married to John Tesh since April 4, 1992. They have one child. She was ...
18. Lauren Drummond
Det. Sue Hunt (New Character)
19. Ted Whittall
Actor | Suicide Squad
Ted Whittall has spent the past twenty plus years working as an actor and acting teacher. Best known for his role as Bob Reynolds in the CW series Beauty and the Beast, he has won awards for his work in advertising and in 2003 was awarded a Gemini as Best Supporting Actor in a Dramatic Program or ...
Neil St Cloud
20. Kate Burton
Actress | Big Trouble in Little China
Kate Burton earned her bachelor's degree in Russian studies and European history at Brown University in Rhode Island; she was also on the board of Production Workshop, one of the University's student theater groups. She furthered her education by studying at Yale University School of Drama, she ...
21. Paul Hyett
Make_up_department | Doomsday
22. Adam Bohling
Producer | Kingsman: The Secret Service
23. Kris Thykier
Producer | Woman in Gold
Kris Thykier was born on January 13, 1972 in London, England. He is known for his work on Woman in Gold (2015), Kick-Ass (2010) and The Debt (2010). He has been married to Claudia Winkleman since June 24, 2000. They have three children.
24. Jon Peters
Producer | A Star Is Born
Peters made his Hollywood debut in Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956) as the boy on the donkey crossing the Red Sea. He went on to be a hard-case kid who spent his formative years in and out of reform school. Peters entered the family business of hairdressing at age 14. Armed with an ...
25. Matthew Vaughn
Producer | Kick-Ass
Matthew Vaughn is an English film producer and director. He is known for producing such films as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) and Snatch (2000) and for directing the crime thriller, Layer Cake (2004), the fantasy epic, Stardust (2007), the superhero comedy, Kick-Ass (2010), and the ...
26. Debbie Moon
Writer | Wolfblood
Born in London, England, Debbie Moon now lives in the south of England. She began her career as a director for the stage, directing fringe theatre and small touring productions, but soon turned to writing. After several years developing feature and TV projects, teen werewolf series Wolfblood was ...
27. Simon Kinberg
Producer | The Martian
Simon Kinberg was born on August 2, 1973 in London, England. He is a producer and writer, known for The Martian (2015), Logan (2017) and Fantastic Four (2015). He was previously married to Mali Heled.
28. John Mathieson
Cinematographer | Gladiator
John Mathieson came up through the traditional camera ranks. Before his start as a cinematographer in feature films he shot many music videos, documentaries and TV commercials. He also worked in cutting rooms and has always considered himself as a film maker, interested in all areas of the process,...
Composer | The King's Speech
Composer and conductor Alexandre Desplat, Oscar winner and seven-time Academy Award nominated, for his prolific filmography and his collaborations with Stephen Frears, Terrence Malick, Ang Lee, Kathryn Bigelow, Jacques Audiard, Wes Anderson, Roman Polanski, George Clooney or Matteo Garrone is one ...
30. Eddie Hamilton
Editor | Mission: Impossible - Fallout
31. Lee Smith
Editor | Inception
32. Oliver Scholl
Production_designer | Venom
Oliver Scholl is a Germany born production designer and artist. An avid reader of science-fiction and non-fiction, Oliver's interest in the merging of art, technology and story began in his teens and continues to inform his work today. At the age of 15, Oliver's first of many illustrations were ...
33. Lindy Hemming
Costume_designer | Wonder Woman