WarnerMedia confirmed today that HBO Max has started work on a police drama series based on the universe of the film The Batman, new production of the dark knight starring Robert Pattinson. The novelty, as well as the feature, will be directed by Matt Reeves, in partnership with Dylan Clark, producer of The Batman, and Terence Winter, creator of Boardwalk Empire.
According to the group’s announcement, the series, still unnamed, “will be situated in the world that Reeves is creating for the film The Batman and will be built on the analysis of the anatomy of corruption in Gotham City brought by the feature, leading to the release of a new Batman universe across multiple platforms “. Given this, it is possible that we have something along the lines of the Gotham series, which accompanies Commissioner Gordon during the period when he was still an investigator.
Another important detail disclosed by the company is that a new universe of the dark knight will be established with the release of the film and the series, and it is possible that we will see a new attempt by DC to establish a multiverse along the lines of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with the differential of being present in other media.