With everything going on behind-the-scenes at Warner Bros with the shake up of DC Films, there has been some news regarding the future of Ben Affleck’s Batman.
Variety reports Affleck is expected to reprise his role as the Dark Knight in The Flash standalone film Flashpoint, however it’s highly unlikely he will star in Matt Reeves’ planned standalone Batman movie.
According to their sources, Reeves’ is looking to cast the role with fresh new talent, it been rumoured Reeves has met with Oscar nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal to take over the cowl.
If Affleck does appear in Flashpoint, that will fulfil his three picture contract he signed when initially signing on to star in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Would you be sad to see Affleck leave the cowl behind?