Batmayne Begins: 10 Black Actors Who Could’ve Played Batman [Photo Gallery]

- By Bossip Staff Categories: CELEBRITY, Entertainment, For Discussion

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In honor of stressfully-irksome actor/Oscar-winning director Ben Affleck being cast as THEE Batman in “Man of Steel 2″ (and sparking widespread outrage), we compiled a list of underrated, slept-or beloved Black actors who could’ve nailed the iconic superhero role.

Here are ten Black actors worthy of donning the iconic mask. Take a look.

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Idris Elba

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Chiwetel Ejiofor

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Michael Jai White

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Harry Lennix

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Denzel Washington

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Will Smith

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Nate Parker

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Anthony Mackie

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Djimon Hounsou

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Dennis Haysbert

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