Here's some news that is sure to get DC fans excited!
According to Variety reporter Justin Kroll, the script for The Batman is finished, and was actually turned in earlier this month. Additionally, Kroll says that Ben Affleck and the top brass over at Warner Bros. Studios, including President and CCO Toby Emmerich, are "very happy" with the script. This is excellent news, especially given how Affleck, who is starring and producing the film, has mentioned on numerous occasions that getting the script right was a top priority for him.
Batman News reached out to Kroll, and you can check out the exchange below...
@BatmanNewsCom No, several sources already saying new script came in this month and everyone including Emmerich and Ben very happy with it— Justin Kroll (@krolljvar) February 9, 2017
Kroll broke the story of Affleck stepping down as director of The Batman from late last month.
There is no official release date in place for The Batman, and the search for a director is ongoing. However, news of a completed script that is making all the top brass involved with the project very happy is good news indeed!
The Batman will star Ben Affleck, Jeremy Irons, Joe Manganiello & J.K. Simmons.
Expect more news soon!
Source: Batman News
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