Ben Affleck to Star, Direct, Co-Write New 'Batman' Movie

Ben Affleck is ramping up production on the solo 'Batman' movie.

Ben Affleck will co-write, direct and star in a solo 'Batman' movie, according to TheWrap. Ben Affleck will start filming the new 'Batman' movie as soon as he finishes directing the crime drama 'Live By Night' which is currently filming in Atlanta, Georgia. Ben Affleck recently wrapped his first appearance as Batman in the upcoming action thriller "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice". He is also expected to return as Batman in "Justice League" which expected to be released in 2017. The plot details behind the Batman standalone movie have not been released yet. But, Ben Affleck is currently promoting the new 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' movie at Comic-Con in San Diego this weekend so, expect new details to hit the Internet in the next few days. Discuss this story with fellow Project Casting fans on Facebook. On Twitter, follow us at @projectcasting.