Morgan Freeman and Liam Neeson are confirmed to have joined the cast of Warner Bros.’ new Batman film, reports Variety.
Freeman will play Lucius Fox, a respected businessman and the CEO of billionaire Bruce Wayne’s mega-conglom, based in Gotham City. Liam Neeson plays the villain, Ra’s Al Ghul, a wealthy international terrorist.
Christian Bale stars as the Caped Crusader in the Christopher Nolan-helmed project which will start shooting March 16 in London. Also cast are Michael Caine (as butler Alfred), Cillian Murphy and Katie Holmes.