Ben Affleck

  • Snapshot: Ben Affleck looks morose as Batman in the first close-up tweeted by director Zack Snyder 5 days ago

    Is that a bird? Is that a plane? Is that a depressed comic book fan? No, it is Ben Affleck as Batman, in the latest DC Comics' film 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The first close-up of Affleck tweeted by 'Batman v. Superman' director Zack Snyder is adding fuel...
  • Watch: New 'Gone Girl' trailer ups the creep factor with Neil Patrick Harris as Desi July 8, 2014

    If you didn't get creeped out after watching the first trailer for 'Gone Girl' by Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, you will, after watching the second one. While the first one had a haunting rendition of the popular song 'She' by Richard Butler, this trailer has Neil Patrick Harris as...
  • First look: Henry Cavill looks impressive as Superman in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' July 4, 2014

    The first look of Henry Cavill in Superman costume in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' was released on Twitter. The Superman's look has been released nearly two months after director Zack Snyder tweeted the first look of Ben Affleck as Batman. The picture shows Henry wearing his signature...
  • 'Batman v Superman' to have more than one villain? July 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: The upcoming 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' movie will reportedly have more than one villain. The film, which has generated buzz for reuniting Superman and Batman, has 'The Social Network' star Jesse Eisenberg playing Lex Luthor but at least three other villains may get included in the 'Man of...
  • Mark Ruffalo blames Ben Affleck for ruining his friendship with Jennifer Garner June 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Ruffalo blames Ben Affleck for ruining his friendship with actress Jennifer Garner after they starred in the movie '13 Going on 30' in 2004. The 'Begin Again' actor, who has three children -- Keen, 13, Bella Noche, 9, and Odette, 7 -- with his actress wife Sunrise...
  • Will Scoot McNairy be the Nightwing in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'? June 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Scoot McNairy has reportedly landed a role in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel- 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The actor, who has starred in films like 'Argo' and '12 Years a Slave', is rumoured to play Nightwing in the film, reported Ace Showbiz. In the comics, Nightwing...
  • Will Ben Affleck play Batman again in a solo movie on the superhero? June 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Ben Affleck will get to wear his cape again amid buzz that there will be a stand alone movie on Batman following 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The movie will focus on the Dark Knight and is reportedly planned under the working title 'The Batman' though Warner Bros...
  • 'Gone Girl' author Gillian Flynn signed up to write a novel based on 'Hamlet' May 31, 2014

    London: American novelist Gillian Flynn, author of the bestselling "Gone Girl", will write a novel based on Shakespeare's "Hamlet" for a series commissioned by The Hogarth Press employing contemporary writers to reinterpret the Bard's plays. Hogarth announced this week that Flynn had been recruited for its "Hogarth Shakespeare" project which will...
  • Filming begins in Detroit for Superman-Batman film May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros. Pictures says filming has started in Detroit for "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," starring Henry Cavill, reprising his role as Clark Kent/Superman, and Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman. The studio said Wednesday the action feature directed by Zack Snyder will also star Israel-born actress Gal Gadot...
  • Why I think an ethnic Batman would be cool: The time has come, maybe, for cinema to look outside Hollywood for Bruce Wayne May 15, 2014

    Ben Affleck's selection as the Batman in Zack Snyder's 'Superman Vs Batman' had received strong criticism from almost all quarters, including Affleck's strong fanb base. No one really doubted Affleck's acting capability but perhaps most had a problem adapting to the change. While the comic book hero character has been popular...
  • Here it is! The first photo of Ben Affleck as the new Batman May 14, 2014

    Filmmaker Zack Snyder created a frenzy of sorts on Twitter as he shared a picture of actor Ben Affleck dressed as Batman standing next to the Batmobile. Ben Aflleck drew quite a bit of flack for agreeing to play the superhero in the upcoming film 'Batman Vs Superman' which is...
  • Ben Affleck reportedly banned from blackjack at Las Vegas casino because he is 'too good' May 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck was banned from playing blackjack at a Las Vegas casino because he was "too good," a source close to the Oscar-winner said on Friday. Affleck, 41, was stopped earlier this week by security guards at the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas while playing blackjack because...
  • Watch: Does Ben Affleck as Nick Dunne look guilty in 'Gone Girl'? April 17, 2014

    Directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn, 'Gone Girl' is supposed to take long, hard look, at the heart of a modern marriage. The haunting trailer, that plays along with a beautiful cover of 'She' by Richard Butler, showcases the dark side of an...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original March 19, 2014

    Be it a popular movie franchise, a television show or an animated series. There are times when we are too impatient to wait for a new season. There are also times when we wish there was an alternative ending -- especially if you are a Game of Thrones fan. (Seriously,...
  • Ben Affleck will do great as Batman: Colin Farrell January 28, 2014

    London: Colin Farrell feels that Oscar-winning actor Ben Affleck will do a great job as Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel. Affleck, 41, has been cast in 2016's 'Man of Steel' alongside heartthrob Henry Cavill, who is reprising his role of the Superman in the superhero movie, reported Contactmusic. ...
  • Ben Affleck quits the remake of 'Tell No One'? November 24, 2013

    London: Actor Ben Affleck has reportedly walked away from the Hollywood remake of French drama 'Tell No One'. The 'Argo' star-director signed on to revamp Guillaume Cannet's 2006 thriller in 2011, but it appears he is no longer attached to the project and filmmaker Gavin O'Connor is now in negotiations to...
  • Morgan Freeman supports Ben Affleck as Batman November 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: Morgan Freeman, who played a prominent role in 'The Dark Knight' series, has slammed the outcry over Ben Affleck playing the new Batman. The Academy award winner said it was wrong to judge Affleck before watching his performance. "Listen: Michael Keaton, George Clooney, Val Kilmer, and Christian Bale...
  • 'Batman vs Superman' finds its Robin in Adam Driver November 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Girls' star Adam Driver is the frontrunner to bag the role of Batman's sidekick Dick Grayson aka Nightwing (Robin) in Zack Snyder's superhero sequel 'Batman vs Superman'. The 29-year-old actor apparently fits the description of Nightwing, Grayson's post-Robin alter-ego. Affleck will play an older and world-weary Batman in...
  • Man of Steel 2: Who is going to play Wonder Woman? November 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: After the much-discussed casting of Ben Affleck as Batman opposite Henry Cavill's Superman, the makers of the untitled 'Batman vs Superman' project are searching for a female lead, who may play the Wonder Woman in the superhero laden project. Being directed by filmmaker Zack Snyder, the Batman-Superman feature would...
  • I was reluctant to play Batman, says Ben Affleck October 28, 2013

    London: Superstar Ben Affleck has revealed that he was initially reluctant to take on the role of Batman in 'Superman vs. Batman'. Affleck, who would take over the role of Bruce Wayne in the sequel to 'Man of Steel', said that he was excited when director Zack Snyder told him...
  • Wonder Woman to feature in 'Man Of Steel' sequel October 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros Studios is planning to present superheroine Wonder Woman in the upcoming 'Man Of Steel' sequel. Greg Silverman, president of creative development, said that the studio is taking the character 'very seriously'. "We have been doing a lot of thinking for years about how to best use all...
  • Ben Affleck, Matt Damon to produce a new TV sitcom October 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winners Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are teaming up to executive produce a new TV sitcom 'More Time With Family'. The friends, who previously won an Academy Award for co-writing the screenplay of 'The Good Will Hunting', would once again come together for the CBS comedy, reported Deadline. 'More...
  • Man of Steel 2: Larry David to play Superman's enemy in the film? October 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck, who will be seen playing Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel, reportedly wants his friend Larry David to make an appearance in the movie. According to reports, David will play the role of Superman's enemy, Mr Myxlplyx, in the 'Man of Steel' sequel that features...
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt is not a part of 'Man of Steel' sequel October 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who played police officer John Blake in 'The Dark Knight Rises', says he won't be a part of the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel. The sequel, starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill, will see Batman and Superman together for the first time on the big screen. "I...
  • 'Runner Runner' review: Promises more meat than it ultimately delivers October 3, 2013

    Cast: Ben Affleck, Justin Timberlake, Gemma Arterton Director: Brad Furman 'Runner Runner' is one of those stylish thrillers that promises more meat than it ultimately delivers. Fashioned as an updated version of Wall Street, but set in the world of online gambling, the plot takes predictable twists and turns, and never delivers...
  • Ben Affleck will be good as Batman: Stan Lee September 22, 2013

    London: Comic book legend Stan Lee is confident that actor Ben Affleck will do a good job in the role of Batman in 'Man Of Steel' sequel. Fans of the caped crusader are against Affleck, 41, and some of them have launched an online petition in a bid to force...
  • I am very tough: Ben Affleck on Batman backlash September 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Argo' star Ben Affleck had a fair idea that his casting as the caped crusader in the "Man of Steel" sequel might spark a controversy, but he remained indifferent because he calls himself a tough guy. The 41-year-old actor, who replaced Christian Bale as Batman in the untitled...
  • The Middle Man: Ben Affleck returns to TV to direct a crime series September 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck has been roped in to direct the first episode of crime series, 'The Middle Man'. The 41-year-old will also serve as the executive producer, reports ew.com. 'The Middle Man' revolves around the story of an FBI agent who is responsible for taking down Italian-American mafia and his...
  • Justin Timberlake wants to play Batman villain Riddler September 1, 2013

    Los Angeles: Justin Timberlake thinks Ben Affleck would make an excellent Batman but when it comes to him, the singer-actor would prefer playing caped crusader's arch enemy - the Riddler. Timberlake, who has starred in films like 'The Social Network', 'In Time' and 'Friends with Benefit', is confident that Affleck, who...
  • Ben Affleck is an extreme talent: Justin Timberlake September 1, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor-singer Justin Timberlake has expressed a desire to feature in a 'Batman' movie. But he does not wish to play the famed superhero. The pop icon said he doesn't eye playing Batman sidekick Robin in the upcoming 'Batman vs Superman' movie, and he would rather play eccentric villain The...