British actor Liam Neeson is poised to star alongside fellow countryman Christian Bale in the upcoming Batman movie - following weeks of intense negotiations.

The LOVE ACTUALLY star, 51, is in talks with film giant Warner BROS who want him to take a mystery role in MEMENTO director Christopher Nolan's new version of the heroic franchise.

AMERICAN PSYCHO star Bale, newcomer Cillian Murphy and legendary British actor SIR Michael Caine are the only confirmed members of BATMAN: INTIMIDATION cast so far.

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