Ben Affleck addresses rumors that he's out as Batman

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Batman is the coolest part in any universe, Marvel DC, anything-I'm so thrilled to do it.

He said that after two appearances as Batman in Warner's D.C. Extended Universe, studio bosses Kevin Tsujihara, Sue Kroll and Toby Emmerich had made it clear the part would remain his. Are we to enjoy many years to come of Affleck as Batman, or is this merely a clever bit of misdirection from DC, Warner Bros. and Affleck? I know there's this conception that because I didn't direct it that maybe I wasn't enthusiastic about it but.it's fucking awesome.

Ben Affleck has tried put an end to the speculation that his days as Batman are over.

Then again, while Affleck sounds genuine in his love for playing Batman (and really, who wouldn't want to be Batman on screen), he didn't exactly go into specifics about his future in the role beyond the Reeves solo movie. I am the luckiest guy in the world. "It's f*cking fantastic! I still can't believe it after two films".

Rumors of Ben Affleck being unhappy in the role of Batman started this past winter, when he stepped down as director of The Batman, a movie at one point he was co-writing, directing, and starring in.

'Mission: Impossible' actor Martin Landau has died, aged 89
Later in his career, Landau played characters on TV show Entrourage and had just shot a role in the Cory Cataldo's Without Ward . Brooklyn-born Landau landed his breakthrough role as Leonard in Alfred Hitchcock's 1959 thriller " North by Northwest ".

In case you didn't know, Matt also directed Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes as well as the upcoming movie, War For The Planet Of The Apes.

He even said that he would stand in the background as an ape for Matt Reeves, so it appears he's totally on board with Reeves as director.

Neither Snyder nor Whedon were at Comic-Con, although Snyder tweeted Friday that he was sending his best to the "Justice League" team.

"The Batman" is still in early stages and has no scheduled release date.

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