THR has the first photos from the set of The Dark Knight Rises which is currently shooting in Pittsburgh, PA.
The Dark Knight Rises is the third installment of Christopher Nolan’s (The Prestige, Inception) Batman series following Batman Begins and The Dark Knight.
The film has quite the ensemble cast including: Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Tom Hardy as Bane, Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Gary Oldman as Jim Gordon, Marion Cotillard as Miranda Tate, Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox, Michael Caine as Alfred, Joseph Gordon-Levitt as John Blake, Liam Nesson as Henri Ducard, Juno Temple as Holly Robinson, and Josh Pence as Young Ra’s Al Ghul.
Check out the full pics after the jump.
Below is a look at Tom Hardy as Bane, supposedly The Dark Knight’s Rises main villain.
Here’s a shot of Batman and Bane in action:
Another action shot, this time Batman is throwing an elbow to Bane.
Finally we have a pic of Marion Cotillard who will be playing Miranda Tate, a Wayne enterprises board member and a possible love interest for Bruce Wayne/Batman.
The Dark Knight Rises opens in theaters on July 20, 2012.