(Video) Dave Franco discusses The Riddler, Nightwing at CinemaCon

written by Neide XXXI.III

Dave Franco has become a busy man in Hollywood. He has two films set to release this year, with three more in post-production. If he — and perhaps the fans — have their way, he will lend his voice as well as acting chops to two more, major productions.

ComicBook was able to catch up with the actor on the red carpet of CinemaCon in Las Vegas to discuss The LEGO NINJAGO Movie as well as the dreamcasting for others.

Franco was quick to welcome a return to Young Justice. In November, Season 3 was confirmed for a reboot and many fans are clamoring for him to reprise the role of Edward Nygma/The Riddler when it comes back. Franco, was open to a return, though nothing seemed to be ready to go. “Only if you beg for it,” he told ComicBook. “No one is knocking on my door, but you tell them and I am there.”

If his role isn’t reprised on the animated film, there is another DC project that would be a tremendous fit for the young actor: Nightwing. The Nightwing film, which does not yet have a release date or window, joins the long line of films slated from Warner Bros. and DC Films.

Franco said that with the expansion of the comic-based film industry, combined with the success of so many of the franchises, he would be honored to be part of the landscape — even if he has yet to be invited.

“Absolutely,” he said. “Again, it is one of these things that they can literally go to anybody, but I’m here if they want me.”


2017 March 31 Videos

August 05 | 'Day Shift' Dallas Screening

August 05 | 'Despierta America'

August 04 | 'Day Shift' Atlanta Screening

August 02 | 'Day Shift' Fan Screening

Screencaptures > Official Trailer

Production Stills
Dave Franco Fan is an unofficial, non-profit fan site dedicated to Dave Franco. We are in no way affiliated with Dave, or any of his representatives. All media, photos, trademarks, and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. We do not claim ownership of the images used on this site, unless stated otherwise. No copyright infringement intended. If there's anything you find on the site that belongs to you and needs to be removed, please contact us before taking legal action. This site is proudly paparazzi and gossip free. View our Cookies Policy and Privacy Policy.