Justice League ups Ben Affleck to executive producer
Actor Ben Affleck has expanded his role in the DC universe by taking on the duties of executive producer on Warner Bros. Justice League: Part One, in addition to starring as Batman.
Affleck will work with director Zack Snyder and screenwriter Chris Terrio on the script and weigh in on post-production, reports a website. Affleck previously has directing credits on films like Gone Baby Gone and The Town. He also produced, directed and starred in Argo, which won him a Best Picture Oscar.
The film is scheduled to release on November 17, 2017, with Justice League Part Two set for a June 14, 2019 release.
Affleck also announced in April at Cinemacon that he would direct and star in a standalone Batman movie.