The fictional character of Selina Kyle better known as Catwoman will be portrayed by Zoe Kravitz in the new Batman film that is to be released in the year 2021. The movie will be directed by Matt Reeves who has movies like Cloverfield, Let Me In and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes under his belt.
The X-Men: First Class star went through a process of meticulous auditions and screen tests in order to get the part. Actresses like Ana de Armas, Ella Balinska and Eiza Gozalez were also in the list of runners who competed for the role. In the end, it was announced that it is Kravitz who will act alongside Robert Pattinson. Pattinson has signed the film to play the lead character of Batman himself.
Kravitz has some big shows to fill following A list actresses Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway, and Michelle Pfeiffer, given that all of them have acted as Catwoman in previous films.
Zoe was also the voice for the famous cat burglar of Gotham City, Selina Kyle, nickname Catwoman in The Lego Batman Movie and also a part of the Fantastic Beasts cast. The news of her casting was announced after the huge success of Joker in North America which has dominated the box office for the month of October.