(CNN) - Actor Ben Affleck has been tapped to play “Batman” in Warner Brother's upcoming “Superman” sequel.
The new project will put DC Comics' most iconic characters together on the big screen for the first time.
Affleck will play “Bruce Wayne/Batman” across from Henry Cavill's portrayal of “Clark Kent/Superman.”
The movie will also bring back other stars from "Man of Steel," including Laurence Fishburne and Amy Adams.
The studio projects a worldwide release in July 2015.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen King has decided to give Twitter a try. But don't expect to hear a lot from him.
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