Dave Bautista has always managed to find himself in the spotlight. Be in the WWE ring or on the big screen; the former WWE wrestler isn’t one for shying away from the media. We all know Dave Bautista for different reasons. You may know him as a professional wrestler in the WWE whereas many know him as actor probably for his role as ‘Drax’ in Guardians of The Galaxy. Apart from the MCU, Dave has starred in multiple films such as Stuber, My Spy, Spectre, and many other films.
However, Dave Bautista has had an exciting journey so far. Over the years, we’ve seen multiple wrestlers from WWE try their hand in acting in Hollywood. These include WWE Superstars such as Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, John Cena, Steve Austin, Hulk Hogan, and many more. Dave Bautista is not a stranger to superhero films. The 51-year-old has received immense praise for his role as Draxin Guardians Of The Galaxy 1 & 2. And it seems Dave Bautista has now shifted his focus from Marvel to the DC universe.
Yes, you read that, right! Ever since Dave Bautista’s public fallout with James Gunn, the fans have been wondering if he’ll shift to the DC Universe. And it looks like he already has in a way. A lot of people think that he is in the running to play ‘Bane’ in the upcoming Batman movie.
Until now, we have seen the character of Bane twice in live-action. Bane was first introduced in the George Clooney starter ‘Batman & Robin’ whereas Tom Hardy played the supervillain in Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises”. As per reports, Dave Bautista reportedly tried his best to get cast as ‘Bane’ in Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’. ‘The Batman’ features Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/The Batman with Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman. Over the years, people have already started fan casting Dave Bautista as Bane as many think he is perfect for the role.