The internet is still torn on Ben Affleck as Batman in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Superman vs. Batman film, the sequel to Man of Steel, which hit theaters earlier this year. Ben Affleck will take over for Christian Bale, who portrayed Batman for three films. However, it would appear that WB is not looking to continue the Batman universe that Christopher Nolan started, and rather start fresh with Affleck as a whole new Batman.
Recently, comic artist Steve Scott, who worked on the original Dark Knight trilogy, illustrated Affleck as Batman in the full costume (both with hat on and hat off):
Latino Review also has some interesting casting news for the film. It would appear as though the crew behind Superman vs. Batman is looking for a love interest for… Batman?
They’re looking for someone in their late 20s and are open to all ethnicities…. They’re being very specific and looking for an actress who is both tall and possesses physicality.
It’s an interesting development, as a love interest for Batman reveals that he may have a bigger role in the film than fans originally expected. if