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First look at J.K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon in Justice League
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First look at J.K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon in Justice League

Fans of DC Comics probably didn't need telling that Saturday was Batman Day, but Zack Snyder dropped a little Batman bonus on unsuspecting fans this weekend when he tweeted the first picture of J.K. Simmons in his new role of Commissioner Gordon, ahead of the Oscar-winning actor's appearance in Snyder's upcoming film Justice League.

The Whiplash star had already sent fans into a frenzy back in June when pictures of him training for the role in the gym went viral, but this weekend Snyder offered the first glimpse of Simmons on the set, posing next to the famous Bat Signal:




Justice League is due to arrive at the end of 2017 and will bring together several characters in the ever-expanding DC Cinematic Universe, including Ben Affleck's Batman and Henry Cavill's Superman, among many others. In the meantime you can check out a trailer for the film below...

 

 

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