It’s hard to believe that it’s been a year already, but Friday marked the one year anniversary of Ben Affleck being cast as Batman. The announcement earned him the “Batfleck” nickname on social media, but many fans weren’t happy with the news. A year later some fans are more excited than they were last August, with others still on the fence. Let’s take a look at the biggest Ben Affleck Batman stories from the past year.
- Ben Affleck is Batman in ‘Batman vs. Superman’
- Ben Affleck finally comments on playing Batman, addresses criticism (video)
- Costume designer tells Ben Affleck to stop bulking up for ‘Batman vs. Superman’
- Ben Affleck enlists ‘The Town’ trainer Rehan Jalali to get him into Bat-shape (photo)
- Ben Affleck has 17-inch biceps, works out twice a day for ‘Batman vs. Superman’ (video)
- First look at Ben Affleck as Batman, new Batmobile revealed (photo)
- New report suggests Ben Affleck didn’t take Christian Bale’s Batman advice
- New photo of Ben Affleck as Batman from ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’
- ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ cast make surprise Comic-Con appearance, teaser trailer description and first Woman Woman photo
- First look at Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne on ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ set (video/photos)
- Ben Affleck on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: ‘I wouldn’t have done it if I didn’t think I could’
Affleck has a new movie coming out in October, so expect a lot of interviews and more news in the coming weeks as he promotes Gone Girl.