Warner Bros. officially made the announcement last night in addition to the as-of-yet untitled Batman/Superman movie having a July 17, 2015 release.
Affleck will co-star with new Superman Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane.
Cosmic Book News also learned that Affleck has signed on for a multi-picture deal as well as that Lex Luthor has been cast in the movie.
So with all this big news hitting, EIC Matt McGloin and CBN movie reviewer Lawrence Napoli went live on the air to discuss Ben Affleck as Batman.
Below you can listen to the 90 minute podcast where all things Ben Affleck are discussed, as well as Warner Bros. versus Marvel Studios, talk of the Justice League movie, and lots more.
For even more Ben Affleck discussion, read Lawrence's op-ed: Ben Affleck As Batman Is The End Of DC.