facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Affleck may helm 'Justice League' movie

Aug. 9, 2012 at 2:56 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor-director Ben Affleck is in the running to direct the superhero ensemble picture "Justice League," Variety reported.

The Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Good Will Hunting" has directed the well-received crime dramas "The Town" and "Gone Baby Gone."

Multiple sources told Variety Warner Bros. executives plan to talk soon to Affleck, the only directorial candidate who has read Will Beall's "Justice League" script.

The popcorn flick is expected to feature iconic characters Batman, Superman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman and The Flash.

Variety said DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. and Affleck's representatives declined to comment on its story.

Topics: Ben Affleck
© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Jessica Biel, Justin Timberlake reportedly expecting first child together Jessica Biel, Justin Timberlake reportedly expecting first child together
2
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas buy Bedford colonial for $11.25M Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas buy Bedford colonial for $11.25M
3
Katt Williams, Suge Knight charged with robbery Katt Williams, Suge Knight charged with robbery
4
Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett to renew wedding vows Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett to renew wedding vows
5
Lohan bows out of London performances Lohan bows out of London performances
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback