Jon Hamm On Whether Or Not He'd Play Batman: 'It Depends'

Just yesterday we were kicking around the concept of Ryan Gosling taking over the role, but today a new idea has been brought to our attention, courtesy the wildly talented Jon Hamm. The three are fully expected to reprise their roles as Flash, Aquaman and Wonder Woman for years to come. Ben Affleck has been the incumbent in the dual role of Bruce Wayne and Batman since Dawn Of Justice, but his future appears to be up in the air as Matt Reeves moves forward with his own vision of the caped crusader that may or may not include the current actor.

Despite being a self-professed comic book nerd (he loved Black Panther and his friend is Legion showrunner Noah Hawley), Hamm hasn't been offered anything, suggesting that he has been close to the Hollywood players that make comic book films a reality.

This is pretty much the opposite of what we've seen from Ben Affleck.

Actor Jon Hamm, who played ad man Draper on the AMC period drama Mad Men, says he's a comics fan, and might be interested in playing Batman in the movies.

"It depends on the script, what the story is".

Aston Martin confirms specs for Rapide E electric sedan coming in 2019
A Ludicrous Plus equipped P100d develops 610hp and 713lb ft for a 0-60mph time of 2.4 seconds and a top speed of 155mph. Athan production facility and customer deliveries are set for Q4 2019 .

Mental health problems rampant at workplace
The project is run by Mind and Heads Together , the foundation set up by Prince Harry and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. It found nearly half of the 44,000 workers questioned had experienced poor mental health in their current job.

EU's Juncker eyes Africa free trade pact
Meanwhile, Mr Juncker said solidarity with Ireland over tough Brexit talks would remain a priority for the EU. The core of the speech moved to the less controversial issue of the EU's place in the world.

It's not like Hamm was rah-rah enthusiastic about the role.

"I have never had a conversation with anybody about it, literally", Hamm said.

Speaking with television sports reporter Graham Bensinger on an episode of his eponymous interview series In Depth with Graham Bensinger, Hamm revealed that he's interested in playing Batman, as he's been a comic book fan since he was young. "I'm a huge comic book fan, always have been". Those are the kinds of lessons I think they're starting to translate into the films now. And I like the genre, and I like when they're done well... He loves the genre (he particularly loved Black Panther), thinks he'd fit the suit (though he's not insane about all the physical training the role would presumably require), and says - should Warner Bros. come knocking - "Why not?"

Hamm added, "Never been offered anything. But, I mean, a lot of people have to sign off on that, obviously not just the Internet".

"I am sure there's an interesting version of that being out there", Hamm said.

Related News:

Most liked

Is Pluto About to Become a Planet Again?
According to Fox News , the IAU said there hasn't yet been a formal call or proposal for Pluto to be reclassified as a planet . Neptune influences Pluto's gravity and it also shares its orbit with objects and gases in the Kuiper belt.

Mobile doubles down on 5G, signs deal with Ericsson this time
Both European vendors have undoubtedly benefited from the USA clampdown on Chinese rivals Huawei Technologies Co. Meanwhile, Ericsson was upbeat on its 5G investment decisions and this new deal, too.

Cuomo's vulnerabilities heading into the primary
James was the early front runner but Monday's Siena poll suggests she's now almost neck-and-neck with Maloney and Teachout. His preferred pick for attorney general, New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, is mired in a four-way primary.

Sphero launches Bolt, a programmable robot for children
A Bluetooth Dapper chip pairs it to smartphones and tablets as a lot as a hundred toes away, which act as its controllers. Make that at least 2 hours of fun, because that is how long the Sphero Bolt is meant to last before needing a recharge.

Google Cloud appoints new AI head
Google , a unit of Alphabet Inc., said in early June it wouldn't renew Project Maven next year after employees protested the deal. Li had never relinquished her position as head of AI at Stanford and she is returning to this post full-time.

Middle-Aged People Should Introduce Drink-Free Days To Improve Their Health
The findings in a YouGov poll come as Public Health England and Drinkaware launch a campaign urging us to cut drinking. About 10 million people in England are drinking in ways that increases the risks and many are struggling to cut down.

Alphonse Areola wanted Chelsea move, claims goalkeeper coach Cristophe Lollichon
The Blues were in the market for a new goalkeeper when it became clear that Thibaut Courtois would be moving on. PSG are unbeaten in six and top of Ligue 1. "But he must play, otherwise he'll miss his chance".

Hugo Lloris: Tottenham goalkeeper out for 'several weeks' with thigh injury
Michel Vorm will deputise for captain Lloris, who this week pleaded guilty to drink-driving in London and was fined £50,000. Spurs will be without both Hugo Lloris and Dele Alli for Saturday's match against Liverpool at Wembley.

Framed tourists? Suspects in Skripal poisoning say they were sightseeing in Salisbury
The town was covered by this slush. "We got wet, took the nearest train and came back (to London)". Asked whether they had recently been to any European state, the two said they had.

Shooting near Chicago high school wounds 3, at least 1 a student
Two people were arrested "in the vicinity" following the incident, Chicago Police Chief of Patrol Fred Waller said. The 19-year-old was shot in the left hip in the 10000 block of South State Street, according to police.

'Don't play games with it': Florence takes aim at Carolinas
For example, the seas off of Wilmington, North Carolina have risen 7.5 inches since 1935, according to NOAA. But it's such a large storm that the rain will keep coming down in the region no matter where it wanders.

Weinstein accuser reveals video of apparent harassment
Thompson claimed Weinstein quickly agreed to use the video platform and analytics and then suddenly put his hand under her skirt. Brafman said the video shows "casual, if not awkward, flirting from both parties". "Anything short of that is meant to make Mr.

Microsoft reportedly warning users not to install Chrome, Firefox on Windows 10
In an official statement, Microsoft said it is "currently testing" this functionality and listening to customer feedback. The box also provides a link to the settings tool in Windows 10 for those who do not want to see this warning.

Lexus ES to debut digital exterior mirrors in Japan
There's also the enhanced view software, which displays the footage on the monitors inside the cabin in high quality even at night and inclement weather.

Wind, solar farms could bring rains to Sahara Desert
Wind farms would create a feedback loop whereby more evaporation, precipitation and plant growth occurs. The solar farms would also have a positive effect on temperature and rainfall, the researchers noted.