The Batman: Ben Affleck confirms he's directing

For the first time, Ben Affleck has now officially confirmed that he's directing the new Batman film for Warner Bros. The confirmation came in an interview on The Jimmy Kimmel Show in the US. And whilst he's not committed to an exact timescale, his quote to Kimmel doesn't leave much wiggle room.

"I’m gonna direct the next Batman, we’re working on it. It’s one of those things that’s really frustrating because with Live By Night it took me a year and a half to write it and get it ready and I worked really hard. It’s just no one gave a shit. No one was like, ‘where's Live By Night?’ But with Batman I keep getting the, ‘where's the f--king Batman?’ I’m like, ‘whoa, I’m working! Give me a second!'", Affleck said.

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Published at January 11, 2017

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