(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.
Some local families who lost a loved one during active duty military service boarded a special flight out of Norfolk Thursday morning.
Thousands of EMTs and paramedics checked their bank accounts Thursday for one last scheduled payment from the company that suddenly laid them off, but found nothing.
A Newport News man is charged for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl.