It seems as though every actor worth his or her salt has played some sort of onscreen superhero, and Nick Jonas is apparently keen on getting into the action. Thanks to an online fan campaign, he even has a particular hero in mind.
In an interview with ComicBook.com, the singer/actor (he’s appeared in such TV series as “Scream Queens” and “Kingdom”, and will soon be seen alongside Dwayne Johnson in the upcoming “Jumanji” reboot) addresses the online campaign launched by fans who think he’d be a perfect choice to play DC Comics’ Nightwing, a.k.a. Dick Grayson, a.k.a. Batman’s sidekick Robin.
“I’d be super down for this,” Jonas tells the site.
“I didn’t know there was people vying for me to play this role but keep the chatter alive people!” he adds. “If you vote for me, maybe they’ll cast me in it! And then, I don’t know, I’ll thank you all later.”
The idea of Jonas playing Nightwing has apparently caught fire on Twitter:
However, Jonas may be facing some opposition in the Twittersphere, as there also appears to be a significant contingent that does NOT want to see him in the role: