The Dope filmmaker replaced Seth Grahame-Smith earlier this year (16), but now he has exited the DC Comics movie, citing "creative differences" with studio heads.

Reports suggest Famuyiwa wanted to make a darker movie than film bosses at DC and Warner Bros. were comfortable with.

The Flash, which will star Ezra Miller as the speedy superhero, is still scheduled to hit movie theatres in March, 2018.