Affleck, who is gearing up to start promoting "Argo," has clearly and coldly shot down any notion that he'll be helming the superhero movie. "I'm not working on the 'Justice League.' One of the problems with entertainment web sites is that they need to fill pages, and that's how rumours get started," he told 24 Hours, with a hint of burn sauce. " 'Justice League' sounds really exciting, but it's not something I'm working on."
Somehow, geekier folks are claiming that this isn't an outright denial and leaves the door open because Affleck didn't rule out working on it in the future. So you hear that, directors and actors? If you want to make it clear you're not working on a project, you have to say you will never ever ever work on it at any future point in your mortal life. Ridiculous.
So, who should took the director's chair now that Affleck and Christopher Nolan are both out as options? Who do you think can make "Justice League" work on the big screen?