BEN AFFLECK

  • 'Gone Girl' review: A gripping, handsomely mounted film October 31, 2014

    Director: David Fincher Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris It's hard to think of a director better suited to bring Gillian Flynn's deliciously twisty bestseller to the screen than David Fincher. Having gravitated consistently towards deeply cynical stories, he has explored the more unsettling elements of human nature with a...
  • Ben Affleck's 'Gone Girl': Live tweet review October 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Ben Affleck as the wry Nick Dunne and Rosamund Pike as Amy "Amazing Amy" Dunne make for an unlikely pair. Created by the best-selling novelist Gillian Flynn in the book by the same name, this David Fincher adaptation promises to be just as chilling and twisted as the...
  • OMG! Actress Jena Malone to play Robin in Zack Snyder 'Batman v Superman'? October 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jena Malone will reportedly play Carrie Kelly - "female" Robin - in the upcoming film "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice". WILX-10 News station reporter Kirk Montgomery spoke with a source at Michigan State University, where a scene involving Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) and Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg)...
  • 'Gone Girl' avoids clash with 'Happy New Year' October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Hollywood star Ben Affleck's 'Gone Girl', which was slated to release alongside Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan's big-ticket entertainer 'Happy New Year', will now hit the screens Oct 31. The David Fincher-directorial was to release Oct 24, a day after Diwali, and 'Happy New Year' is releasing on the...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to compete with Ben Affleck at box office October 7, 2014

    Ben Affleck's 'Gone Girl' is slated to release in India on the Diwali weekend along with Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Bollywood entertainer 'Happy New Year'. The David Fincher-directorial movie will release in theatres Oct 24, a day after the festival of Diwali, and 'Happy New Year' is expected to come on the...
  • Ben Affleck congratulates George Clooney for finding 'great girl' Amal Alamuddin September 28, 2014

    Actor Ben Affleck has congratulated his good friend George Clooney on his wedding to lawyer fiancee Amal Alamuddin. Affleck, 42, said he is happy that Clooney has found a very nice girl in his life. Clooney, 53, tied the knot with human rights lawyer Alamuddin, 36 in a private ceremony...
  • Snapshot: Director Zack Snyder shares a photo of the Batmobile from the upcoming film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' September 11, 2014

    Man, how excited are you?! Doesn't the new Batmobile look totally awesome with all the hightech weapons peeking out of its impressive exterior? The film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' stars Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman and is set to release in 2016. ...
  • Snapshot: Ben Affleck looks morose as Batman in the first closeup tweeted by director Zack Snyder July 25, 2014

    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 closeup 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 SupermanBatman 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 Israelborn 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 Oscarwinner 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 Oscarwinning 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' stardirector 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 29yearold actor apparently fits the description of Nightwing, Grayson's postRobin alterego. Affleck will play an older and worldweary Batman in...
  • Man of Steel 2: Who is going to play Wonder Woman? November 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: After the muchdiscussed 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 BatmanSuperman 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: Oscarwinners 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 cowriting the screenplay of 'The Good Will Hunting', would once again come together for the CBS comedy, reported Deadline. 'More...