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Ben Affleck Is Batman, and Here's Why That's Perfect Casting

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by Jacob Hall August 23, 2013 @ 8:58 AM
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By now, you've surely heard the news: Ben Affleck has been cast as Batman in the still unofficially titled 'Man of Steel 2,' which will see Superman go toe-to-toe with the Caped Crusader.
The reaction was immediate and intense. For every fan who...

POLL: Who Would You Like to See as Batman in 'Man of Steel 2'?

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by Damon Houx August 22, 2013 @ 11:15 PM
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With the announcement that Ben Affleck will play the Dark Knight in the Batman and Superman-centric 'Man of Steel 2,' it reminds us how many actors were rumored or have played the part. Disregarding Batmans past, like Michael Keaton and George Clooney, there were a number of actors in contention. But who would you like to see play Batman in the movie?

Rosamund Pike Joins Ben Affleck in David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'

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by Jacob Hall July 25, 2013 @ 11:32 AM
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We heard the rumor earlier this month, but it's official: Rosamund Pike has officially joined David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's bestselling novel 'Gone Girl.' The 'Jack Reacher' and 'The World's End' actress beat out seemingly every leading lady in Hollywood and, if Fincher brings his usual game, it may be the role that shoots her to the top of the A-list.

SNL: Ben Affleck Joins the "Fiver Timers Club" and Explains His Oscar Speech

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by Jacob Hall May 19, 2013 @ 12:04 PM
The season finale of SNL was the fifth time that Ben Affleck has hosted the show, officially making him a member of the "Fiver Timers" club. You may remember the pomp and circumstance that surrounded Justin Timberlake when he joined this elite group, so how was the Oscar-winning director of 'Argo' inducted?

SNL: Iran Responds to 'Argo' With a Film of Its Own

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by Jacob Hall May 19, 2013 @ 11:16 AM
Of course there was an 'Argo' sketch on last night's SNL. How could you get Ben Affleck to host and not have some kind of 'Argo' sketch? However, what they came up with proved much stranger and much funnier than you'd expect. What if Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad protested 'Argo' by making a movie about the making of 'Argo'? Well, now we know!

'SNL' Preview: Ben Affleck Covers for Unimpressed Kanye West

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 17, 2013 @ 11:24 AM
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This weekend will mark a monumental occasion for 'SNL,' not only elevating season finale host Ben Affleck into the five-timers club, but also bidding a fond farewell to veteran Bill Hader, potentially Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen as well. Less impressed with the proceedings is the controversial Kanye West, who barely manages to hid his disdain in the most recent promos for this weekend's all-new 'SNL.'

'SNL' Season Finale Preview: Ben Affleck and Bill Hader Say Goodbye

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 15, 2013 @ 1:52 PM
NBC
Earlier this week sad news broke that 'SNL' vet Bill Hader would depart the series after Saturday's upcoming finale with Ben Affleck and Kanye West, potentially taking fellow veterans Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen with him. Whoever goes, Ben Affleck's upcoming introduction into the five-timer's club looks to continue the streak from Kristen Wiig, so check out the first promos inside!