NEWS: SEN. PATRICK LEAHY CONFIRMED TO APPEAR IN "BATMAN v SUPERMAN" 0

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Actor Ben Affleck, who will portray Batman, recently confirmed that Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy will have a small role in the upcoming “Batman v Superman”, on theaters March 26, 2016. According to TheHills.com the actor testified before a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Dipolomacy and National Security in regard to his Eastern Congo Initiative, while his testimony the actor confirmed that Sen. Leahy will have a role in the movie.

“Sen. Leahy,” Affleck said as he began his testimony, “I would be remiss if I did not acknowledge my co-star in ‘Batman.’ ” Affleck will play the Caped Crusader in the upcoming movie.

“Your role is marginally smaller than mine, but I understand you’re quite good,” Affleck said to Leahy, to laughter.

Leahy, 74, has previously remained coy about whether he had landed a role in the upcoming “Batman” flick.

“It’s going to be a fascinating movie,” the lawmaker told Yahoo! News last year. “It will have superb actors in it.”


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Source: The Hills