There’s a new protagonist on top of the podcast landscape, and he’s wearing a cape.
According to Spotify’s podcast charts, batman unearthed Now the No. 1 Podcast in the U.S., Keeping Climbing The Joe Rogan Experience to second place. The Joe Rogan Experience is Spotify’s No. 1 podcast of 2021, and a $200 million deal in 2020 makes it the platform’s exclusive podcast.
batman unearthedThe first two episodes, released on May 3, star Winston Duke as Bruce Wayne. Joining Duke on the narrative-driven podcast are Hasan Minhaj as The Riddler, Jason Isaacs as Alfred, Gina Rodriguez as Barbara Gordon, Lance Reddick as Thomas Wayne, Toks Olagundoye as Martha Wayne, John Rhys-Davies as Dr. Ashly Burch as Vicki Vale.
The description of the podcast is as follows
“A serial killer known as the Reaper terrorized Gotham City, but Batman didn’t come to the rescue. In fact, Bruce Wayne had no memory of being the Caped Crusader at all. Instead, Bruce was a forensic pathologist, An autopsy was performed on the latest victim when he was attacked by the killer.”
New episodes will be released exclusively on Spotify every Tuesday, and each episode will be released in nine different languages.