You didn’t really think Ben Affleck was going to direct “Justice League,” right? Earlier this month, Variety reported that Warner Bros. had Affleck at the top of its list for “Justice League,” but apparently the actor-director wasn’t actually interested.
“I’m not working on the ‘Justice League,’” Affleck told the Canadian outlet 24 Hours last week. “One of the problems with entertainment web sites is that they need to fill pages, and that’s how rumors get started. ‘Justice League’ sounds really exciting, but it’s not something I’m working on.”
“Justice League” is set to combine Superman, Batman, The Flash, Green Lantern and Wonder Woman into one property with the hope that audiences will flock to the film in the same way that they did for “Marvel’s The Avengers.” Joss Whedon’s superhero superteam is closing in on $1.5 billion in global ticket sales. (READ MORE CLICK ON LINK)
via ‘Justice League’: Wachowskis Reportedly On Short List; Ben Affleck Out.
The producers of Arrow have said that they want Justin Hartley to appear in the show.
Executive producers Marc Guggenheim and Andrew Kreisberg have both mentioned a desire to see the Smallville star cameo in their new television series.
Hartley played Green Arrow - the hero on which the new show is based – in The CW’s series, which concluded last year.
“We have some funny ideas for how to [include Hartley],” Kreisberg told Green Arrow TV. “More than anything, Justin has been so amazing and so supportive of this.
“Neither of us really knew him before we worked on this pilot. We actually met him during pilot season, and he’s just been so cool… and he and [Arrow star Stephen Amell] have actually developed a nice friendship. (CLICK LINK BELOW TO READ MORE)
via Arrow producers want Smallville Justin Hartley role – Arrow News – TV – Digital Spy.