Here a 6 Key Insights about Winston Duke's Bid to Become DC's First Black Batman

1. Rising Star

Winston Duke gained fame for his role as M'Baku in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

2. Interest in Batman 

Duke has expressed a strong desire to play Batman in the DC Universe. 

3. DC's Vision 

James Gunn envisions Duke as a potential key figure in the first phase of the DC Universe. 

4. Social Media Campaign 

Duke has called for support on social media to campaign for the role of Batman. 

5. Historic Casting 

If selected, Duke would be the first person of color to portray Batman in a live-action adaptation. 

6. Competition 

Other actors, such as Jensen Ackles and Jake Gyllenhaal, have also shown interest in playing Batman.