First Look: Ben Affleck Gets Into Character for "Batman vs. Superman"

Posted Tuesday May 13, 2014 1:35 PM GMT

Giving fans a first look at his new character, Zack Snyder posted a photo of Ben Affleck in the Batman suit this afternoon (May 13).

The "Man of Steel" director got fans excited for the upcoming sequel "Batman vs. Superman," which also stars Henry Cavill and Amy Adams.

“I shot this with my @Leica_Camera M Monochrom. #Batman #Batmobile #Gotham,” Snyder shared with the snapshot of Affleck dressed in his Dark Knight garb posing next to the Batmobile.

We first reported that Ben was portraying Batman last year. Production started for the flick this month and is expected to hit theaters in 2015.

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