‘The Dark Knight Rises’ actor Brett Cullen replaces Alec Baldwin as Thomas Wayne in ‘Joker’

Brett Cullen (left) in The Dark Knight Rises

Last month Alec Baldwin, who was set to play Thomas Wayne in Joker, dropped out of the project. Today, we have his replacement.

According to a report from ComicBook.com (confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter), Brett Cullen will now play Thomas Wayne in Joker. Cullen will be familiar to fans for his small role in The Dark Knight Rises as a congressman.

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Do you think Brett Cullen is a good replacement for Alec Baldwin as Thomas Wayne? Let me know in the comments below.

SOURCE: ComicBook.com