Posted: 4:58 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014
With the kick-off of Comic-Con in San Diego underway, DC Comics has revealed a new image of Ben Affleck as Batman.
The image for the upcoming Batman v. Superman: Dawn Of Justice is included in a display of other iconic Batman images for the company’s booth at the sold-out event.DC Comics wrote on their Comic-Con blog that “The filmmakers wanted to include this new cinematic version of the Dark Knight in the anniversary mosaic so it could be discovered by fans! The cast and crew behind Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice are excited to be a part of the 75th celebration!RELATED: First Look – Ben Affleck’s Batman Suit RevealedAffleck and the film makers took serious heat from fans when his casting was announced last year. But with the 41-year-old’s notable cleft chin, he definitely seems rugged enough for the part.Filming is already underway for the much anticipated movie, which will see Henry Cavill reprise his role as Superman, along with introductions of Aquaman played by Jason Momoa and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman.