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Look who turned down the role of Robin in 1989's Batman movie
Dec 17, 2012

Batman was in development for nearly a decade before Tim Burton finally made it work, so it's no surprise there were multiple incarnations of the story before the creative team settled on one. It's also no surprise that at least one of those incarnations featured Batman's sidekick Robin—but it might be surprising who producers wanted to don the tights as the Boy Wonder.