J.K Simmons who’s playing Commissioner Gordon in Justice League and in the Batman solo film for the DC Extended Universe, recently spoke with Yahoo! while promoting The Accountant, which is the most recent film Simmons has co-starred with Ben Affleck, who will be starring, co-writing and directing the Batman movie, went on to say he’s excited to work with Affleck for a third time with the Batman solo film.
“I’m really excited to be working with Ben and, in the future, to be working with Ben on both sides of the camera,” Simmons noted. “He is such a, you know, not just a great actor, but a moviemaker. And he knows, certainly much more than I do, I mean, we’ve had this conversation. He loves writing and producing and directing and being that, and loves going back forth between that and acting.”