Ben Affleck Teases Next DC Villain: Deathstroke


Following the release of Batman v. Superman and Suicide Squad, next up in the DC movie universe is... Justice League.

But, actor Ben Affleck (who plays Batman) took to his social media accounts this week to unveil one of the next DC villains. That villain is... Deathstroke.

In the short clip Affleck teased, we get a good look at the character, complete with an armored get-up that fans will recognize from the recent Batman: Arkham video game.

A video posted by Ben Affleck (@benaffleck) on

Affleck doesn't offer any other info, but The Wrap reports that Deathstroke will be the main nemesis of Batman in the upcoming standalone, Affleck-directed Batman flick.

Further details about the film are unknown, but Justice League is slated to hit theaters November 17, 2017.