‘Batman: Caped Crusader’ Series Not Moving Forward At HBO Max

Batman: Caped Crusader, An animated series from executive producers Bruce Timm, JJ Abrams and Matt Reeves, won’t proceed here hbo max, sources confirmed to Deadline. It is one of six animated projects along with the family action comedy. My Little Batman, The Day the Earth Blown Up: A Looney Toons Movie, Bye Bye Bunny: A Looney Toons Musical, Did I Do That to the Holidays: A Steve Urkel Story And The Amazing World of Gumball: The Movie (working title) which will no longer be produced by HBO Max, but will be purchased, sources say.

They are one of dozens of titles that have been cut or removed from streaming service such as Warner Bros. Discovery has continued its cost-cutting measures before merging HBO Max and Discovery+ services next year.

Batman: Caped Crusader A direct-to-series order was ordered in May 2021, the re-imagining of the Batman mythology was produced by Warner Bros. Animation, Bad Robot Productions and 6th & Idaho and marked Batman: The Animated Series. Batman returns in producer Tim’s animated episodic series.

tvline was to report first that the projects are not progressing.