Following in the footsteps of Michelle Pfeiffer and Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway will make her Catwoman debut on July 20 in The Dark Knight Rises. And, in case the images of Tom Hardy as Bane, Marion Cotillard as Ra’s al Ghul’s (Liam Neeson in Batman Begins) daughter Talia, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt haven’t excited you enough, this new, official Anne-as-Catwoman photo just might.

Looking like she walked straight out of the comic book, Anne is clearly armed and dangerous. Dare we say, she even looks comfortable. Plus, the long, brown hair is a welcome addition in contrast to Michelle and Halle’s more androgynous versions.

This character has often come off as cartoonish (in Tim Burton’s hands, she was a sexy wisecracker; in Halle’s, a cleavage-heaving, humorless kitty), but we continue to trust Christopher Nolan’s moody, uber-serious take on the Batman franchise.

And we couldn’t be happier that no one pinned a tale on this cat costume!

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Molly Friedman is an editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow her on Twitter @MollyFriedman.