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Batman Solo Film Starring Ben Affleck Rumored for 2019

June 20, 2014 (4:15 am) GMT
The standalone movie which will focus on the Dark Knight is reportedly planned under the working title 'The Batman'.

When the alleged schedule for Warner Bros.' adaptations of DC superheroes emerged last week, there was no mention of Batman standalone movie. Now Latino-Review reports the Caped Crusader will get his own solo film due in 2019 with on the lead role.

Rumor has it, the movie is tentatively called "". It joins a series of rumored DC projects that include "Shazam!", "", "Justice League", "", and "".

The only officially-announced project so far is "" which is scheduled for May 6, 2016. and are back as Clark Kent and Lois Lane respectively. is cast as Wonder Woman, and is expected to play Aquaman.

While "Batman v Superman" is currently in production, "Justice League" will reportedly start shooting in the winter of 2015. Before returning for Batman solo film, Affleck is expected to finish his own period gangster film "" first. It's slated to hit theaters in October 2016.

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