The renewed MAX revealed this morning the teaser trailer of one of its productions MAX Original most anticipated of the year: The Penguina spinoff series of The Batman of Matt Reeves y Warner Bros.focused on the character played in said film by Colin Farrell.

With premiere on the streamer and on HBO set for fall 2024, the preview is released showing Farrell's return as The Penguin. You can find the teaser at the end of this note. The exact date of its release has not been revealed yet.

In the events of the film, The Penguin served as lieutenant of crime boss Carmine Falcone (John Turturro in The Batman), who meets a premature end. Now, The Penguin is stepping up to lead crime in Gotham City.

The plot of The Penguin It is set a week after the film's climax. The Batman. The story will explore Oswald Cobblepot's place in the criminal underworld as Batman becomes a bigger threat to Gotham's villains.

The cast is made up of Farrell, Cristin Milioti (Palm Springs, Made For Love), giving life to Sofia Falcone, hija de Carmine Falcone (Turturro), Theo Rossi (Sons of Anarchy, Emily the Criminal), Carmen Ejogo (The Crowded Room, Your Honor, Selma), Michael Kelly (Jack Ryan, House of Cards), Shohreh Aghdashloo (Renfield), Deirdre O’Connell (Daredevil, The Affair), Rhenzy Feliz, Clancy Brown (Dexter), y Michael Zegen (The Marvelous Mrs Maisel).

The limited series will have its first two episodes directed by Craig Zobel (The Hunt), con Lauren LeFranc (Chuck, Agents of SHIELD), as screenwriter and showrunner.

  • The plot of the series will follow the events of the film.
  • It consists of 8 episodes.

According to previous reports:

“[En la serie] “Sofia is fighting with The Penguin (Colin Farrell) for control of the city”.

Reeves is the executive producernext to Farrell, LeFranc, Dylan Clark, Zobel, and Bill Carraro. Warner Bros. Television and DC Studios are the production companies.

The spinoff series was launched after the commercial success of the film.

Teaser trailer:


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