Fans of the comic book legend were also abuzz on Friday after a video was leaked showing Batman flying off his motorcycle during a filming session in Europe.
Additional leaked photographs showed Pattinson wearing the famous "batsuit."
Classic villains and characters
The latest Batman film will bring together an all-star cast playing classic villains and characters of the beloved series.
Meanwhile, Jeffrey Wright of HBO's "Angels in America" will star as James Gordon and Andy Serkis, of "Lord of the Rings" will play Batman's legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth.