Date: 4th March 2004

Gary Oldman joins Batman cast

Gary Oldman is set to star opposite Christian Bale in the new Batman movie.

Oldman will play Lt. James Gordon, a detective on the Gotham police force, in Batman Begins, says Hollywood Reporter.

Director Christopher Nolan's cast also includes Michael Caine, Katie Holmes, Liam Neeson and Morgan Freeman.

The movie has begun production in Iceland and will also be shot in London and Chicago.

Source: Press Release