WATCH: Jake Gyllenhaal responds to Batman rumours


Cape Town - Despite rumors, Jake Gyllenhaal says he isn’t taking over the role of Batman from Ben Affleck. 

When asked about playing the Caped Crusader in a recent interview with CNA Lifestyle, Gyllenhaal said, "Wow, that’s a very difficult question. The answer to that is 'no.'"

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Reports of Gyllenhaal being targeted to play the new Batman started last November, but all things related to director Matt Reeves' The Batman film still remain a mystery. 

Recently, Reeves said development for the movie is going well, which means that it could possibly start shooting next year.