Spotify and Warner Bros. have finally revealed Batman Unburied trailer for the upcoming authentic DC audio series, with an all-star voice cast headed by Black panther starring Winston Duke as Bruce Wayne / Batman. The podcast series is scheduled to make its world debut on May 3, exclusively on Spotify with nine international adaptations.
The audio trailer, which you can see below along with the basic art, teases the fascinating and dark tone of the script as it presents Bruce Wayne as a medical examiner investigating the murder cases involving Sam Witwer’s The Harvester.
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“When the public meets Bruce Wayne, he is a medical examiner, working in the womb of Gotham Hospital and in charge of examining the victims of The Harvester, a horrific serial killer who robs Gotham citizens,” the synopsis reads. “Not only will Wayne be forced to face his own psychic demons, but he will also have to overcome them to save the people of Gotham as Batman’s alter-ego.”
Batman Unburied is an audio psychological thriller series created by David S. Goyer as part of Spotify’s multi-year deal with Warner Bros., and DC. It will take listeners on a new journey deep in Bruce Wayne’s mind, introducing a series of dark twists with a series of classic Batman Super-Villains.
The English version will feature the voices of Winston Duke as Bruce Wayne, Gina Rodriguez as Barbara Gordon, Sam Witwer as The Harvester, Lance Reddick as Thomas Wayne, Jason Isaacs as Alfred, Hasan Minhaj as The Riddler, Emmy Raver-Lampman as Kell. Jessica Marie Garcia as Renee Montoya, Toks Olagundoye as Martha Wayne, Jim Pirri as Arnold Flass, John Rhys-Davies as Dr. Hunter and Ashly Burch as Vicki Vale.
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In addition to the English version, the story will premiere with eight adaptations being developed for Brazil, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan and Mexico. Each rerun will feature locally authentic talent and production groups, and custom scripts are specially designed to reflect the culture and language that remains true to the main story.
Batman Unburied He is executive producer of David S. Goyer, Keith Levine and Gracie Wheelan for Phantom Four along with Spotify’s Dawn Ostroff, Courtney Holt, Liz Gateley, Elena Blekhter and Julie McNamara. Producers are Toby Lawless and Winnie Kemp for Wolf at the Door Studios and Shaleen Desai, Tyler Dorson and Peter Girardi of Blue Ribbon Content.