Warner Bros. Pictures just announced today that Tom Hardy is set to play the villain Bane in the new Batman movie “The Dark Night Rises”. It was also announced that Anne Hathaway is going to star as Catwoman who will be working alongside Christian Bale who will return as his role as Bruce Wayne. Dark Night Rises writer Christopher Nolan says he is excited to be working with Tom again and is thrilled to have the opportunity of working with Anne Hathaway. “The Dark Night Rises” is scheduled to hit theaters on July 20, 2012 and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures. If this movie is anything like the first two Batman movies it will be nothing less than amazing!