Michael Keaton spoke to Shortlist this week about the release of his new film, Birdman, in which he plays a washed up star trying to direct a play. Charley Gallay / Getty Images The actor played the Caped Crusader in Tim Burton's Batman (1989), and Batman Returns (1992), and reportedly turned down "an insane amount of money" to make a third film. Referring to Christian Bale, who recently said he felt "jealous of someone else playing Batman", the interviewer asked Keaton "if he ever gets that." Warner Bros. Keaton replied: "No. Do you know why? Because I’m Batman. I’m very secure in that." Warner Bros. Perfect. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. H/T Batman News, Shortlist.