Ben Affleck talks about his casting in Batman vs. Superman

 

Ben Affleck as Batman has been a hot topic on the geek newswire, and up until last night on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ Ben Affleck has remained silent on the issue of the numerous outraged fans upset with him being cast as Batman in the 2015 flick ‘Batman vs. Superman’ directed by Zack Snyder. During this segment he talks family and addresses a little of what it is like dealing with all the buzz.

affleck batman Ben Affleck talks about his casting in Batman vs. Superman

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After being convinced by director Zack Snyder to take the part, the studio suggested “just don’t use the internet for a couple of days”. The studio execs then showed some backlash previous actors encountered. After seeing a some of the comments and hearing opinions of thousands, maybe staying off the internet machine for a bit might not be such a bad idea for Affleck.

Thoughts on Ben Affleck as Batman? Anything other than “Nooooooooooooo!”?

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