"Ben's riding my coattails. His career needed a boost and I said, 'Alright, come along'." Oscar winner J.K. Simmons jokes about working on three projects with his The Accountant co-star Ben Affleck. The actors are also teaming up for the upcoming superhero blockbusters Justice League and The Batman, with Simmons portraying Commissioner Gordon and Affleck reprising his role as the Caped Crusader from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.