Ben Affleck as "Batman" has only further skyrocketed the talented actor's incredible career. From starring in hit films like Pearl Harbor to directing his own box-office hits, here is a look back at Ben's career through the years that has culminated in Ben Affleck as "Batman"!
Ben Affleck As "Batman": His Career Through the Years
Ben Affleck would continue to make appearances on Mimi throughout his childhood and teen years as well as other small parts in commercials and TV series. As a student at Occidental College in LA, Ben would also gain his first experiences in directing student films.
The most important role of Ben's budding career would come in 1995 with cult classic Dazed and Confused. The actor credits director, Richard Linklater in helping him to better understand the film-making process! Ben's career would only go uphill from there!
In 2016, Ben Affleck would make a move that would shock the world. Taking on the role of "Batman" in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice would greet Ben with lots of backlash. However, Ben would prove himself a truly well-rounded actor and critics had nothing but praise for his outstanding and charismatic performance.
While he would go on to reprise the role in Suicide Squad (2016) and Justice League (2017), Affleck would eventually step down from the role in 2017 citing disinterest as the main reason. During this time, Ben Affleck was also dealing with personal issues as well, having had an alcoholism relapse. While it was short-lived, fans thoroughly enjoyed Ben Affleck as "Batman"!