Five Directors Who Can Take On ‘The Batman’

With the whole world anxious to see Ben Affleck return to the role of Batman in his own solo film, following the outstanding reception to his performance in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, the actor has revealed that he will not be pulling double duty. The surprise announcement has spread like wildfire throughout the web, with every opinion ranging from full on reboot of the DC Extended Universe to the actor’s stepping down as a result of Live By Night’s failure. Regardless, The Batman is slated to hit theaters in 2018, with Jeremy Irons, J.K. Simmons, and Joe Mangangiello co-starring as Alfred Pennyworth, Jim Gordon, and Deathstroke, respectively. Below are five choices of filmmakers that could take on the role of director of the highly anticipated superhero film.

Five Directors Who Can Take On ‘The Batman’