Variety reports that Joseph Gordon-Levitt has officially been named to the cast of Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises with an as of yet unnamed role.
Gordon-Levitt, reuniting with the Inception director, has been rumored to be playing a variety of characters including: the Riddler, Robin or Nighwing and The Holiday Killer.
Previously, it was stated by PerezHilton.com that Joseph Levitt-Gordon, was indeed, playing The Holiday Killer.
This new info comes from Variety’s Jeff Sneider via Showblitz who also reports that indie sensation Juno Temple (left) is being offered a supporting role as a “street-smart Gotham girl.”
The Dark Knight Rises hits theaters July 20th 2012 and is directed by Christopher Nolan starring Christan Bale as Batman, Tom Hardy as Bane and Ane Hathaway as Selina Kyle.