Warner Bros offered the director the job two weeks ago and, amongst stipulation that negotiations had failed, the hiring of Reeves is now full go.
Harry Potter star David Thewlis has been earmarked for the role of Ares in the upcoming blockbuster as Matt Reeves walks away from the chance of filming Ben Affleck's standalone flick.
Despite his appearance in the upcoming blockbuster Justice League, reports are emerging that the 44-year old is about to walk away from the franchise for good.
Stumbling over one problem to the next for the DCEU, the 2019 release of the stand alone caped crusader flick is set to undergo major surgery.
The comical spinoff is just what the doctor ordered for critics who feel jaded by modern superhero titles, as they agree the picture puts the fun back in DC.
With television and film crossing over in the DC world, the cast members of the live-action series have given their voice to a short.
The comedic actor and filmmaker gave his thoughts on the departure of the star from the hot seat, arguing that a level of angst and public pressure are to blame.
With the Australian enjoying some downtime between motion pictures, the 71-year old spoke to the local press about his former Mad Max star as the filmmaker is linked to DCEU.
With Ben Affleck pulling out of the director's chair, the initial script has required a do-over by a Justice League writer as the DC actress shows off her style
Despite his assurances only weeks prior that he would be creating the film behind the scenes, the actor has walked away from that responsibility.
Sitting down to promote his new feature Live by Night, the actor and filmmaker discussed all things DC including what toys off the set he was allowed to take home.
Losing patience with a number of avid DC fans, the actor and filmmaker explained to the late night talk show host how Live by Night took up a lot of his schedule .