Cast and Crew of The Dark Knight Rises

Cast of
The Dark Knight Rises

About The Dark Knight Rises

In the gripping conclusion to Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, "The Dark Knight Rises," we find Christian Bale reprising his role as the enigmatic Bruce Wayne, aka Batman. Alongside him, Michael Caine returns as the steadfast and loyal Alfred Pennyworth, Wayne's butler and confidant. The story picks up after the tragic death of Gotham's District Attorney, Harvey Dent, a man who had once been a beacon of hope for the city. In a selfless act, Batman takes the fall for Dent's crimes to preserve his reputation, leading to a citywide manhunt for the Caped Crusader.

Fast forward eight years, and Gotham is a city transformed. The once-revered Batman is now a fugitive, a symbol of fear rather than hope. It is in this changed landscape that Batman crosses paths with Selina Kyle, a woman of many secrets and a penchant for cat burglary. Their encounter is far from coincidental, as they find themselves entangled in a web of danger spun by Bane, a ruthless terrorist leader with a mysterious past. Bane's arrival in Gotham is marked by chaos and destruction, as he and his followers systematically dismantle the city's defenses and infrastructure.

In the face of this new threat, the Dark Knight must rise once more. Despite being branded an enemy by the very city he has sworn to protect, Batman cannot stand idly by as Gotham falls into ruin. With Alfred by his side, offering guidance and support, Batman sets out to confront Bane and his minions. The ensuing battle is one of epic proportions, as Batman fights not only for his city but also for his own redemption. The stakes are higher than ever, and the fate of Gotham hangs in the balance. Will Batman be able to save his city, or will Bane's reign of terror prove to be insurmountable? The answers lie in the thrilling climax of "The Dark Knight Rises."

The Dark Knight Rises is part of the The Dark Knight Collection, together with 3rd Rock from the Sun, Batman Begins and The Dark Knight .

Full Cast of The Dark Knight Rises

Christian Bale
plays Bruce Wayne / Batman

Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne / Batman
Christian Bale delivers a powerful performance as Bruce Wayne / Batman in 'The Dark Knight Rises'. He portrays the character's internal struggle and turmoil with depth and nuance, showcasing his range as an actor. Bale's portrayal of Batman is physically imposing and intimidating, while his Bruce Wayne is suave and charismatic. His performance adds layers of complexity to the character, making it a standout in the film. See Christian Bale's other roles

Michael Caine
plays Alfred Pennyworth

Michael Caine as Alfred Pennyworth
Michael Caine delivers a heartwarming and poignant performance as Alfred Pennyworth in 'The Dark Knight Rises'. His portrayal of Bruce Wayne's trusted butler and confidant is filled with wisdom and compassion, making him a standout character in the film. Caine's portrayal of Alfred's unwavering loyalty and love for Bruce is both touching and powerful, and his performance is a testament to his talent as an actor. See Michael Caine's other roles

Gary Oldman
plays James Gordon

Gary Oldman as James Gordon
Gary Oldman's performance as Commissioner James Gordon in 'The Dark Knight Rises' is nothing short of exceptional. Oldman brings a sense of gravitas and authenticity to the role, expertly portraying Gordon's struggle between his duty to protect Gotham and his desire to maintain his integrity. His nuanced portrayal of the character's internal conflict and his unwavering loyalty to Batman adds depth to the film, making it a standout performance in an already stellar cast. See Gary Oldman's other roles

Anne Hathaway
plays Selina Kyle / Catwoman

Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle / Catwoman
Anne Hathaway's portrayal of Selina Kyle, also known as Catwoman, in 'The Dark Knight Rises' is a captivating blend of charisma, cunning, and complexity. Her performance brings a fresh, nuanced take on the iconic character, skillfully balancing the roles of a skilled thief, a conflicted anti-heroine, and a potential love interest for Batman. Hathaway's Catwoman is not just a femme fatale, but a multifaceted character with depth and motivation, making her a standout in the ensemble cast. See Anne Hathaway's other roles

Tom Hardy
plays Bane

Tom Hardy as Bane
Tom Hardy's portrayal of Bane in 'The Dark Knight Rises' is nothing short of extraordinary. He brings a menacing presence to the character, with his deep, resonant voice and imposing physique. Hardy's Bane is not just a brute force, but a highly intelligent and strategic adversary for Batman. His performance is nuanced, showing Bane's vulnerabilities and motivations, making him a complex and compelling villain. Hardy's dedication to the role is evident in his physical transformation and his mastery of the character's unique mannerisms and speech patterns. His performance as Bane is a standout in the film and a testament to his talent as an actor. See Tom Hardy's other roles

Marion Cotillard
plays Miranda Tate / Talia al Ghul

Marion Cotillard as Miranda Tate / Talia al Ghul
Marion Cotillard delivers a captivating performance in 'The Dark Knight Rises' as both Miranda Tate and Talia al Ghul. Her portrayal of Miranda Tate is that of a sophisticated and compassionate businesswoman, while as Talia al Ghul, she transforms into a cunning and ruthless mastermind. Cotillard's ability to switch between these two contrasting characters is a testament to her acting prowess. Her nuanced performance adds depth to the movie and keeps the audience engaged, making her an unforgettable part of the Batman trilogy. See Marion Cotillard's other roles

Joseph Gordon-Levitt
plays John Blake

Joseph Gordon-Levitt as John Blake

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Morgan Freeman
plays Lucius Fox

Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox

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Matthew Modine
plays Peter Foley

Matthew Modine as Peter Foley

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Juno Temple
plays Jen

Juno Temple as Jen

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Ben Mendelsohn
plays John Daggett

Ben Mendelsohn as John Daggett

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Burn Gorman
plays Phillip Stryver

Burn Gorman as Phillip Stryver

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Daniel Sunjata
plays Captain Jones

Daniel Sunjata as Captain Jones

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Cillian Murphy
plays Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow

Cillian Murphy as Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow

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Alon Abutbul
plays Leonid Pavel

Liam Neeson
plays Ra's al Ghul

Liam Neeson as Ra's al Ghul

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Nestor Carbonell
plays Anthony Garcia

Nestor Carbonell as Anthony Garcia

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Josh Stewart
plays Barsad

Josh Stewart as Barsad

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Aidan Gillen
plays CIA Op

Aidan Gillen as CIA Op

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Tom Conti
plays Prisoner

Tom Conti as Prisoner

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Joey King
plays "The Child"

Joey King as "The Child"

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Josh Pence
plays Young Ra's al Ghul

John Nolan
plays Douglas Fredericks

Warren Brown
plays Mercenary Security #1

Warren Brown as Mercenary Security #1

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Sam Kennard
plays Special Ops Sergeant

Aliash Tepina
plays Hooded Man

Nick Julian
plays Caterer

Miranda Nolan
plays Maid #2

Claire Julien
plays Maid #3

Brett Cullen
plays Congressman

Brett Cullen as Congressman

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Reggie Lee
plays Ross

Reggie Lee as Ross

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Joseph Lyle Taylor
plays DWP Man

Joseph Lyle Taylor as DWP Man

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Chris Ellis
plays Fr. Reilly

Chris Ellis as Fr. Reilly

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Duane Henry
plays SWAT in Dive Bar

Duane Henry as SWAT in Dive Bar

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James Harvey Ward
plays SWAT in Alley

James Harvey Ward as SWAT in Alley

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Gonzalo Menendez
plays Cop in Manhole

Gonzalo Menendez as Cop in Manhole

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Cameron Jack
plays Sewer Thug #1

Lex Daniel
plays Sewer Thug #2

Tyler Dean Flores
plays Mark

Thomas Lennon
plays Doctor

Thomas Lennon as Doctor

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Trevor White
plays Yuppie

Trevor White as Yuppie

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Rob Brown
plays Allen

Daina Griffith
plays Foley's Wife

Fredric Lehne
plays Exchange Security Chief

Fredric Lehne as Exchange Security Chief

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Courtney Munch
plays Female Security Guard

Chris Hill
plays Paparazzi #1

Travis Guba
plays Paparazzi #2

Jay Benedict
plays Rich Twit

Will Estes
plays Officer Simon Jansen

David Dayan Fisher
plays Shoe Shine Man at GSE

David Dayan Fisher as Shoe Shine Man at GSE

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Glen Powell
plays Trader #1

Glen Powell as Trader #1

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Ben Cornish
plays Trader #2

Russ Fega
plays Trader #3

Andres Perez-Molina
plays Valet at Museum

Brent Briscoe
plays Veteran Cop

Brent Briscoe as Veteran Cop

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Oliver Cotton
plays 2 Star Air Force General

Mark Killeen
plays Airport Cop

Sarah Goldberg
plays Analyst #1

Sarah Goldberg as Analyst #1

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John Macmillan
plays Analyst #2

John Macmillan as Analyst #2

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Robert Wisdom
plays Army Captain at Bridge

Robert Wisdom as Army Captain at Bridge

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Ronnie Gene Blevins
plays Cement Truck Driver

Ronnie Gene Blevins as Cement Truck Driver

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John Hollingworth
plays CIA Analyst

John Hollingworth as CIA Analyst

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Ian Bohen
plays Cop with Gordon

Ian Bohen as Cop with Gordon

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Uri Gavriel
plays Blind Prisoner

Noel Gugliemi
plays Ex-Prisoner at River

Noel Gugliemi as Ex-Prisoner at River

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Hector Atreyu Ruiz
plays Gangbanger

Patrick Cox
plays Huge Inmate

Aramis Knight
plays Kid with Apple

Aramis Knight as Kid with Apple

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William Devane
plays President

William Devane as President

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David Gyasi
plays Skinny Prisoner

David Gyasi as Skinny Prisoner

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Patrick Jordan
plays Special Forces #2

Joshua Elijah Reese
plays Mercenary at City Hall

Desmond Harrington
plays Uniform

Mychael Bates
plays Bomb Truck Driver

Tomas Arana
plays Wayne's Lawyer

Tomas Arana as Wayne's Lawyer

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Peter Holden
plays Applied Sciences Tech #1

Peter Holden as Applied Sciences Tech #1

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David Monahan
plays Applied Sciences Tech #2

David Monahan as Applied Sciences Tech #2

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Jillian Armenante
plays Lawyer's Clerk

Jillian Armenante as Lawyer's Clerk

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Aja Evans
plays Greeter at Museum

Aja Evans as Greeter at Museum

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Aldous Davidson
plays Valet at Wayne Enterprises

Wade Williams
plays Warden at Blackgate

Wade Williams as Warden at Blackgate

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Jake Canuso
plays Waiter in Florence Café

Julie Mun
plays Reporter at Stadium

Rory Nolan
plays Little Boy at Bridge

Harry Coles
plays Younger Prison Child

Massi Furlan
plays Janitor at GSE

Massi Furlan as Janitor at GSE

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Todd Gearhart
plays Uniform #2

Christopher Judge
plays Mercenary Security #4

Patrick Leahy
plays Board Member #2

Patrick Leahy as Board Member #2

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Kevin Kiely Jnr
plays Thug #1 in Basement

Daniel Newman
plays Thug #2 in Basement

Daniel Newman as Thug #2 in Basement

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Marc Abbink
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Isiah Adams
plays Young Stock Broker (uncredited)

Charlie Alejandro
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Robert Arensen
plays Former Upscaler (uncredited)

Grant Babbitt
plays Angry Mobster / Prisoner (uncredited)

Fileena Bahris
plays Gotham Rogues Fan (uncredited)

Rick Bolander
plays Mercenary (uncredited)

Kyle Patrick Brennan
plays Police Officer (uncredited)

Scott Churchson
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Bill Cowher
plays Gotham Rogues Coach (uncredited)

Graham Curry
plays Pentagon Navy Petty (uncredited)

Aaron Eckhart
plays Harvey Dent / Two-Face (archive footage) (uncredited)

Aaron Eckhart as Harvey Dent / Two-Face (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Stephanie Domini Ehlert
plays Reporter (uncredited)

John Farrer
plays Older Upscale Person (uncredited)

Frank Fata
plays Prisoner / Thug (uncredited)

Christopher Bryan Gomez
plays Stock Broker (uncredited)

Vito Grassi
plays Thug (uncredited)

Michael Wren Gucciardo
plays Stockbroker in Snipers Scoop - Stock Exchange (uncredited)

Ed Heavey
plays Police Officer (uncredited)

John W. Iwanonkiw
plays Gotham Police Officer / Fan (uncredited)

Cindy Jackson
plays Gordon's Cop #4 (uncredited)

Daniel Jordano
plays Boom Operator News Crew (uncredited)

Tiffany Kemp
plays Gotham Rogues Fan (uncredited)

Sun Jae Kim
plays Stock Broker (uncredited)

Hrvoje Klecz
plays Thug (uncredited)

Alex Kruz
plays Wall Street Broker (uncredited)

Tyler La Marr
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

LeJon Stewart
plays Thug (uncredited)

Paul Jude Letersky
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Joe Lipari
plays Prisoner (uncredited)

Silvia Lombardo
plays Tourist (uncredited)

Jorge Mardel
plays Gotham Rogues Fan (uncredited)

Cale McConnell
plays Gotham Rogues Fan (uncredited)

David Dale McCue
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Michael Papajohn
plays Prison Guard (uncredited)

Michael Papajohn as Prison Guard (uncredited)

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Salomon Passariello
plays Prisoner / Mob (uncredited)

Allen Merritt
plays Angry Mobster (uncredited)

Olan Montgomery
plays Wayne Enterprises Security (uncredited)

Alex Moore
plays Mercenary (uncredited)

Shane Nolan
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Kyle David Pierce
plays Gotham Stock Trader (uncredited)

Troy Polamalu
plays Gotham Rogues Player (uncredited)

Michael Power
plays Gotham Police Officer (uncredited)

James Rawlings
plays Thug (uncredited)

Kirsten Roeters
plays Doris in Black (uncredited)

Ben Roethlisberger
plays Gotham Rogues Player (uncredited)

Mark Roman
plays Gotham Police Officer (uncredited)

Eric Salazar
plays Angry Thug (uncredited)

Emily Schooley
plays Hot Football Fan (uncredited)

Thomas Tull
plays Gotham Rogues Owner (uncredited)

Chris Vaina
plays Thug (uncredited)

Barbara Vincent
plays Gotham Rogues Fan (uncredited)

Justin Michael Woods
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Jason Yee
plays Mercenary Soldier (uncredited)

John Zion
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Alex Ziwak
plays Thug (uncredited)

Alex Ziwak as Thug (uncredited)

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Tommy Bayiokos
plays Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

Tommy Bayiokos as Gotham City Police Officer (uncredited)

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Jeff Moffitt
plays Cop (uncredited)

Diogo Hausen
plays Thug (uncredited)

Gary Sievers
plays Prisoner (uncredited)

Orion McCabe
plays Mercenary (uncredited)

London May
plays Court Room Thug (uncredited)

James Quinn
plays Gothamite (uncredited)

Joe Fishel
plays Police Officer (uncredited)

Joe Fishel as Police Officer (uncredited)

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Ming Wang
plays Football Spectator (uncredited)

Simon Rhee
plays Bane's Henchmen (uncredited)

Hines Ward
plays Gotham Rogues Player

Heath Miller
plays Gotham Rogues Player

Collin Taylor
plays Gotham City Rogues Football Player (uncredited)

Antonio Piluso
plays Extra in Stadium (uncredited)

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