Ben Affleck is excited about the release of the Snyder Cut on HBO Max and thanks fans in the following video that was released during Kevin Smith's Fatman Beyond podcast.
Wednesday saw Zack Snyder hold a Man of Steel Watch Party where he confirmed the release of the Snyder Cut, which was followed up by the official HBO Max announcement.
Ben Affleck, Snyder's choice to play Batman in Batman vs Superman and Justice League, as well as a cameo in Suicide Squad, released the following video on Smith's podcast.
"Hey, I just want to say that sorry I couldn't make it on there live, but I am very excited that Zack is getting a chance to finally see his vision realized," said Affleck. "I think it's a great thing. I'm really excited for the fans to get to see it. I want to say thank you to the fans because it was their enthusiasm, it was their passion that made it happen. Without fan support, I don't think it would have ever happened. I love Zack. I love his version of the movie, and I look forward to everyone getting a chance to see it. What up, [Kevin] Smith? I'm a fan, what can I say."
Ben Affleck thanks fans for Snyder Cut release:
Justice League Snyder Cut coming to HBO Max in 2021
Details for the release of the Snyder Cut version of the Justice League movie on HBO Max include that it will get released in 2021 as Zack still has some of the movie to finish.
"It will probably be in , the actual release, because we got a little work to do, but we're doing it. So I just wanted to put it out: Get ready," revealed Snyder during the Man of Steel Watch Party.
Zack also added in the official announcement: “I want to thank HBO Max and Warner Brothers for this brave gesture of supporting artists and allowing their true visions to be realized. Also a special thank you to all of those involved in the Snyder Cut movement for making this a reality.”
HBO Max launches May 27.