Ben Affleck is placing on the Batsuit as soon as once more! The actor will probably be returning to play Bruce Wayne/Batman within the sequel of Aquaman titled Aquaman and The Misplaced Kingdom.
His return has been confirmed by the star of Aquaman himself, Jason Momoa. Affleck, who has appeared in a lot of DCEU movies as the enduring superhero, introduced in 2019 that he can be retiring from the position. Learn on to know extra concerning the actor’s return as Batman.
Jason Momoa Confirms Affleck’s Position in Aquaman
Jason took to Instagram to announce Ben Affleck’s return as Batman in Aquaman and The Misplaced Kingdom. He posted a sequence of selfies with the actor and captioned, “REUNITED bruce and arthur. love u and miss u Ben WB studio excursions simply explored the backlot alright. busted on set all nice issues coming AQUAMAN 2 all my aloha j”
Together with the selfies, Momoa additionally posted a brief video of a Warner Bros. backlot tour, apparently discovering Affleck’s involvement within the movie. Within the video, Momoa is heard saying jokingly, “Nicely it’s not a fucking secret anymore!” as he goes on to indicate Affleck within the footage.
Followers have been going gaga ever since Momoa shared the publish. One fan commented, “Good to see Affleck again on the WB lot! #RestoreTheSnyderVerse”, whereas one other one wrote, “Batfleck is in Aquaman 2?!!!! Signal me up!!!” One other fan wrote, “The BEST Bruce ever! #restorethesnyderverse come again Ben AND ZACK!”
Ben Affleck may also Seem as Batman in The Flash Movie
Earlier, it was confirmed that Affleck will probably be reprising the position of Batman in The Flash, which is scheduled to launch in 2023. His involvement in Aquaman 2 got here as a shock because the actor had earlier mentioned that he had retired from the position altogether.
In February 2019, the 49 12 months outdated actor introduced on Jimmy Kimmel Stay! that he was performed enjoying the superhero. He revealed that he even tried to direct a standalone movie, however issues didn’t work out.
He had mentioned on the time, “I attempted to direct a model of it, and labored with a extremely good screenwriter, however simply couldn’t give you a model of (it), couldn’t crack it. And so I believed it was time to let another person take a shot at it. They’ve obtained some actually good individuals, so.” The standalone movie ultimately went to Robert Pattinson.
Aquaman 2 Releases Subsequent Yr
Aquaman and The Misplaced Kingdom is slated to launch on March 17, 2023. The movie is directed by James Wan, who additionally directed the primary Aquaman film, in addition to Livid 7, and written by David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick.
The official synopsis of the movie reads, “When an historic energy is unleashed, Aquaman should forge an uneasy alliance with an unlikely ally to guard Atlantis, and the world, from irreversible devastation.”
Other than Jason Momoa because the titular character, the movie may also star Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Temuera Morrison, and Nicole Kidman.
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