The Lego Batman Movie casts the perfect Lego Robin

The casting of Lego Robin for Will Arnett’s Lego Batman is so right it’s like an illusion

Michael Cera and moustache in Arrested Development
Michael Cera and moustache in Arrested Development

In casting news that seems so perfect it’s like we already knew it would happen, The Lego Batman Movie has cast its Lego Robin to join Will Arnett’s Caped Crusader: Michael Cera.

THR reports that Arnett’s Arrest Development co-star has signed on to star in the film which will be directed by The Lego Movie‘s animation supervisor Chris McKay. Much of the first film’s creative team is back, with Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller producing. Seth Grahame-Smith is writing.

What is there to say about this casting, really? Except…yeah, it’s spot on. Those Lego Movie guys know how to cast their movies…

The Lego Batman Movie is released in UK cinemas on 10 February 2017. Keep up with the latest genre news with the new issue of SciFiNow.