BEN AFFLECK To Reprise Role As Batman In 'The Flash' Movie
In a stunning turn of events, Ben Affleck will officially return to reprise his role as Batman in the DCEU.
Vanity Fair reports that the 48-year-old actor will once again don the iconic cape and cowl in the upcoming Flashpoint film. Ben was approached by director Andrés Muschietti for the project and after reading the script, he agreed to do the film which will see him reunite with Justice League co-star Ezra Miller.
Loosely based on the epic Flashpoint story arc from the comics, The Flash is now set to feature two Bruce Waynes with iconic big screen Batman Micheal Keaton also returning to play the role after almost 30 years.
Affleck, who was originally set to star in Matt Reeves' standalone film announced in early 2019 that he's "retiring" the bat-mantle but things have apparently changed. It looks like the DCEU will fully embrace the multiverse. No formal announcement has been made but the #DCFanDome is just around the corner so...