Glen Powell is a well-known actor in Hollywood who has been making a name for himself in the industry. He is best known for his roles in movies such as The Dark Knight Rises and Top Gun: Maverick. While he may have started his acting career with a small role in The Dark Knight Rises, he has since established himself as a talented actor known for his versatility and charm. In this article, we will take a closer look at his journey in Hollywood and how he has become known as one of the most exciting actors of his generation.
Powell’s first role in Hollywood was in Christopher Nolan’s epic finale of the Dark Knight trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises. In the movie, Powell played the character of Trader #1, a minor role that still managed to make an impact in the movie. Although the character didn’t have a significant part to play, Powell’s trader still managed to get some screen time when he was attacked by Tom Hardy’s Bane, who storms the Gotham stock exchange. But why is this in the spotlight now?
Fans Think ‘It’ Is All Connected
Fans were shocked to realize that Powell’s role in The Dark Knight Rises could be connected to his role as Booster Gold. This realization has sparked excitement and intrigue among fans, eager to explore the possible connections. The idea that Powell’s appearance could have been a sort-out plan alone seems to be the theme of fans’ realizations. It all started with a tweet from @homeofdcu that shared a picture of Tom Hardy’s Bane ready to bash Powell’s character.
Just found out Glen Powell was in The Dark Knight Rises 🤯 pic.twitter.com/N9fnf5TjWu
— Home of DCU (@homeofdcu) February 5, 2023
Following this, the fans’ comments poured. It all started with an “it’s all connected.”
It's all connected 😂🙌 pic.twitter.com/ily3JsD1cE
— Roderick (@Roderic57493571) February 5, 2023
A comment by @dickriderdylan suggested that it would be “crazy if they put the Nolan movies in this multiverse”:
What if he gets cast as booster gold and they make a callback to this
Crazy if they put the Nolan movies in this multiverse
— RyanGosling/RedHood4MVS (@dickriderdylan) February 5, 2023
@Jd14762 suggests that Powell is “Booster Gold who jumped to another universe and worked at Gotham bank”
He’s Booster Gold who jumped to another universe and worked at Gotham bank
— JD7 (@Jd14762) February 5, 2023
@_rayumbo_ expressed that they noticed ‘it’ as well while rewatching the movie:
Bruhhh so did I yesterday while rewatching it😂
— 🦇Rayumbo🦇 (@_rayumbo_) February 5, 2023
Glen Powell Is Meant To Be In The DCU
With Powell’s interest in playing Booster Gold making the headlines, this realization coming to the spotlight is not surprising. Fans of the DC Comics universe are sure to be excited about the possibility of Powell bringing this character to life. His passion and commitment to the role will make for an unforgettable performance. Glen Powell has come a long way since his minor role in The Dark Knight Rises. Powell has established himself as a versatile and talented actor, and his passion for comic book characters will endear him to fans.
The actor’s role as Lieutenant “Hangman” Seresin in Top Gun: Maverick is just the beginning of a promising career, and his dream of playing Booster Gold is sure to come true shortly. Whether it’s action movies or comic book adaptations, Glen Powell is a force to be reckoned with, and fans can’t wait to see what he will do next. With so many unanswered questions, fans can’t wait to see what will happen next and what other surprising connections might be revealed.