Ben Affleck denies Batman exit rumours
Ben Affleck has dismissed rumours he is being "phased out" as Batman.
The 44-year-old actor has played the iconic superhero in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' and 'Justice League' and took to the stage at San Diego Comic Con on Saturday (22.07.17), where he insisted he would be continuing in the role.
He said: "I know there's this misconception because I didn't direct it that I wasn't enthusiastic about it. It's f***ing amazing. I still can't believe it ...
It comes after Ben announced he would not be directing 'The Batman' standalone movie so he can concentrate on giving the role of Batman the "passion" it deserves.
In a statement, he said: "There are certain characters who hold a special place in the hearts of millions. Performing this role demands focus, passion and the very best performance I can give. It has become clear that I cannot do both jobs to the level they require.
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