Ben Affleck at a gig in Los Angeles
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The new super hero movie “The Batman”, apparently, in fact, without the Hollywood Star Ben Affleck (46). About the project it was said at the beginning, Affleck could play the main role in the script writing and directing. For months, rumours that the actor and the Franchise wants to leave keep. Now the US-industry portal “Deadline” reported that in “The Batman”, a “younger Bruce Wayne” in the center. This is the reason why Affleck is on Board.
Affleck made his debut as a super hero in the year 2016, “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”, then he had in “Suicide Squad” (2016) an appearance before he was allowed to Shine in “Justice League” (2017). Already in February, 2017 of the new “Batman”-strip of a film Director – and his name wasn’t Affleck.
Matt Reeves (52) was hired, according to “Deadline”, and written, allegedly, also the screenplay. Warner Bros. wants to bring according to the report, Reeves’ Film in June 2021. Ben Affleck wrote this message on Twitter: “I am looking forward to #TheBatman in the summer of 2021, and to see how Matt Reeves’ Vision is a reality.”
While Director and screenwriter well-established, is still missing a new main cast member. Searching for the Studio just more reported by “Deadline”. Affleck is now with other projects: He will therefore play the main role in the film adaptation of Kate Alice Marshall’s novel “I’m Still Alive”, a Film he also produced. It is also to be seen in the strip, “Torrance”, and possibly in a Remake of “witness for the prosecution”, here, he could also be directing, as it is called.