|Appeared in||The Dark Knight Rises|
Robin John Blake was part of the Gotham City Police Department.
The Dark Knight Rises
Robin John Blake grew up in Gotham. He became an orphan when his mother was killed in a car crash and his father was murdered in a gambling related dispute. He was raised in an Orphanage sponsored by the Wayne Foundation. After becoming a cop, he independently sought out and discovered the identity of Batman, becoming one of his allies.
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Behind the scenes
- Before Joseph Gordon-Levitt was cast as Blake, Leonardo DiCaprio, James Holzier, Ryan Gosling, and Mark Ruffalo were considered to play John Blake.
- John Blake looks like he is in good physical condtion. He knows some martial art moves and detective skills which makes him a perfect fit for the new Batman, Robin, or Nightwing vigilante crime-figher at the end of the movie when he enters the bat-cave.
- Before being revealed as John Blake, Joseph Gordon-Levitt was being rumored for The Riddler, The Joker, Black Mask, and Alberto Falcone.
- Blake's first name, Robin, is an obvious nod to the character from the comics.