15 October 2019 20:08

Twilight star Pattinson is following Ben Affleck as Batman.

ZOE KRAVITZ appears to have confirmed her casting as Catwoman in the upcoming Batman film. The 30-year-old actress is set to star opposite Robert Pattinson, who will play the Dark Knight in director Matt Reeves' The Batman. Kravitz was congratulated on bagging the coveted role by Aquaman star Jason Momoa, who is married to her mum Lisa Bonet. He posted a picture of the pair together, saying he was 'so proud' of Kravitz and 'so freaking stoked'. 'You're going to have so much fun,' he added.

Zoe Kravitz reacts to Catwoman casting for Batman

Appearing to confirm the news, Big Little Lies star Kravitz commented on the post. She wrote: 'LOVE YOU PAPABEAR! love that aquaman and catwomen spend the holidays together from now on.' Earlier, Reeves appeared to confirm the reports by tweeting a gif of Kravitz. The brief clip shows her saying 'Hello' into a phone. Twilight star Pattinson is following Ben Affleck as Batman. It is thought he will play a younger version of the Caped Crusader than Affleck in Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016) and Justice League (2017). Kravitz follows in the footsteps of Catwomen Halle Berry and Michelle Pfeiffer. The Batman is slated for release in 2021.