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Ben Affleck eyes action-thriller 'The Accountant' for next role
Ben Affleck eyes action-thriller 'The Accountant' for next role

Ben Affleck seems to have a penchant for characters with secret lives. The star of the marital murder mystery "Gone Girl" and the superhero showdown "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" may next portray an accountant by day and assassin by night. The 42-year-old actor-director is in talks to star in the action-thriller "The Accountant" for Warner Bros., the Times has confirmed. Variety first reported the news. With an original script by Bill DuBuque (of the upcoming Robert Downey Jr. movie "The Judge"), "The Accountant" tells the story of a brilliant bookkeeper who moonlights as a contract killer. Warner Bros. is looking at Gavin...

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