While some are thrilled to see Ben as Batman, others aren’t so sure the actor is the best choice for the role.
Wil Wheaton is serving up his complaints with a side of snark:
Really looking forward to seeing Affleck bring the depth and gravitas to Batman that he brought to Daredevil and Gigli.—
Wil Wheaton (@wilw) August 23, 2013
And Richard Dreyfuss jokingly blasts those in charge of casting:
You read for a part, you feel good about it, you feel confident, then they cast Ben Affleck.—
Richard Dreyfuss (@RichardDreyfuss) August 23, 2013
For more celebrity reaction to the news, check out the above video!