Batman Vs Superman’s Ben Affleck is bulking up

Ben Affleck is packing on “real-life superhero” muscles for Man Of Steel 2 #Batfleck

Ben Affleck as Superman star George Reeves in 2006's Hollywoodland
Ben Affleck as Superman star George Reeves in 2006’s Hollywoodland

Ben Affleck’s trainer for Zack Snyder’s Batman Vs Superman sequel to Man Of Steel took to twitter confirm that the controversial new Caped Crusader is getting into shape.

“Big muscular yet lean and good body symmetry! Going for the real-life superhero look!” said Rehan Jalali, of the star’s appearance.

“Update: Batman is getting large! He’s working very hard! #Dedication #Excited #DarkKnight #BatFleck #TheSixPackDietPlan”

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