While the ultra-secretive Christopher Nolan likely did not want paparazzi photos to be the public's first glimpse at Tom Hardy in the full Bane get-up, can one really expect anything less from the publicity fanfare surrounding THE DARK KNIGHT RISES?
Whether you are ready or not, Just Jared has the first spoiler-filled photos of Tom Hardy on set in the complete Bane costume. Here is one example from the gallery:
There's a few more shots from the Pittsburgh set of the movie over at Just Jared.
In more BATMAN news, Cinemablend has picked up on a video of the new Tumbler that will be featured in the film:
The most obvious change is the Batmobile's paint job, as the Tumbler now sports a camo look.
UPDATE: BleedingCool has found video from the set featuring Bane and Christopher Nolan.