Ben Affleck Drops ‘The Stand’; Scott Cooper in Talks to Direct the Stephen King Movie
Well, the world is still reeling from last night’s shocking announcement that Ben Affleck is playing Batman in director Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel sequel. The question of whether or not the Oscar-winning actor/filmmaker could work as the Caped Crusader is certainly worth of discussion; however, today we’re going to focus more on the real-world repercussions that Affleck playing Bruce Wayne looks to have on his other professional career endeavors.
Beside getting ripped to portray a 40-something Bats, Affleck will be spending his time in the foreseeable future directing and headlining an adaptation of Gone Baby Gone author Denis Lehane’s period crime-drama novel, titled Live …
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