BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN star Jake Gyllenhaal is being touted as Gotham City district attorney Harvey Dent in the next Batman sequel, along with Paul Bettany, who may play the Joker.

Gyllenhaal would play Gotham City's good-guy lawyer, who mutates into his alter-ego, TWO-FACE, in the third film.

In the sequel, BATMAN would team with Harvey Dent to destroy the Joker, according to

Tommy Lee Jones formerly played Dent/Two-Face on the big screen in BATMAN + ROBIN.

Director Chris Nolan is set to return, along with Christian Bale, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman and Michael Caine.