Actor and Director Ben Affleck wrote their own script for a solo Batman film. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter told the head of the Agency WME Patrick Weitzel representing the interests of the actor. According to him, the project Affleck does not interfere with the restarted franchise.
“This scenario is really very interesting,” said Witsel and added that if the project is approved, the actor can obtain the main role.
As explained by the Manager, now with Affleck signed the contact only to the first and second parts of “justice League” where he will play Batman. In addition, the actor appears in a small role in the episode “suicide Squad”, the premiere of which is scheduled for August 2016.
Affleck first wore the mask of the Dark knight in the film by Zack Snyder “Batman vs. Superman”, where his partner was Henry Cavill. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics, although it was launched in theaters with a good result for the first weekend it earned $ 166 million dollars. However from Friday to Saturday its box office receipts fell by 55 percent.
“Batman vs. Superman” film “man of steel” and a restart of the movie series about Batman. Production budget of the film amounted to 200 million dollars.