"He's one of those great villains that an actor like me likes to play because he has layers - he has a face for the world and a face for himself. He is, in a way, a villain who is a natural actor. All of that is that is delightful and confounding at the same time. It's freeing because of the largeness of it. When he laughs, there's nothing subdued about it. When he screams in rage, there's nothing controlled about it. The amp is turned to 11 at all times."
Peter Weller stars as Batman in both movies, with Ariel Winter playing the new, female Robin and Michael McKean voicing Dr. Bartholomew Wolper, an Arkham Asylum psychiatrist. Mark Valley has also joined the cast of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 as Superman. The second part will debut sometime in 2013.
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 was released January 29th, 2013 and stars Peter Weller, Ariel Winter, Michael Emerson, David Selby, Mark Valley, Carlos Alazraqui, Dee Bradley Baker, Paget Brewster. The film is directed by Jay Oliva.