Batman vs Superman: Adam Driver Circling Dick Grayson as Nightwing **Updated**

News Robert Bernstein 11/16/2013 at 9:09PM

'Girls' star Adam Driver's name has been mentioned in connection with the Dick Grayson as Nightwing role. UPDATED with new information.

Dick Grayson aka Nightwing (formerly Robin) will probably be appearing in Batman vs. Superman, and Girls star Adam Driver has emerged as the frontrunner for the role. According to TheWrap, two unnamed sources told the media outlet that Nightwing will play a role in Zack Snyder's film, and the 29 year old Adam Driver might just be the guy to step into Dick Grayson's tights. Driver has a recurring role in Girls, but has also appeared in Inside Llewyn Davis and Lincoln, to name a couple of major films.

UPDATED 11/16/13In an interview with Collider, Adam Driver flatly denied any involvement with the role or the project, but he described the buzz connecting his name to Batman vs. Superman as "intensely flattering."

More on Batman vs. Superman as news comes to light, but for now, check out our Everything We Know About Batman vs Superman.

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