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CBMB: Ben Affleck to Co-Write and Direct The Batman

By Muuka Muyumba

Deadline is reporting that Affleck is working with DC Comics Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns to co-write a stand-alone Batman movie that Affleck will direct and star in after he completes Live by Night, the adaptation of the Dennis Lehane novel that Affleck scripted.

The reports suggest that Affleck will have a draft of the script ready by the end of the summer. Johns is an excellent resource for Affleck is planning to influence the DC Universe, especially after having his name dragged through the mud after the Green Lantern debacle as an executive producer. Jones has written some of its best remembered comic book series including Green Lantern, Aquaman, Batman, Justice League, The Flash and Superman. He also has written TV series superhero shows like Smallville, and shows from the Berlanti-verse: Arrow and The Flash.

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No word on when this film will fit into Warner Bros’s current schedule.

Source: Deadline