Ben Affleck, Matt Damon

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Is Matt Damon a poser?!

Just kidding! But he does have some interest in taking on one of his best friend's, Ben Affleck's, former roles. The Martian star talked to the New York Daily News about roles he has passed on and revealed Affleck's foray into the world of the caped crusader has inspired him to maybe get into the superhero genre.

"I think [Affleck] approached it the right way, which is, 'Can I make a great superhero movie?' rather than, 'Do I want to play a superhero?' I'd consider it if the right thing came along," Damon spilled.

Although the superhero opportunities haven't been knocking on his door regularly, Damon admitted that there's one role in particular he would take on if it were offered...again!

"For us it was always Daredevil—that's the comic we read when we were kids," he said. "But when that one came along (in 2003) I chickened out, because I couldn't tell. I hadn't seen the director [Mark Steven Johnson's] work and I didn't know. So I just said, 'No.' Ben was like, 'I gotta do it.'"

Matt Damon, Ben Affleck

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It's a good thing fate stepped in for Affleck, as he would go on to meet his wife of 10 years, Jennifer Garner. Despite meeting the mother of his three children onset, Affleck wasn't too thrilled with the outcome of the movie.

"And the movie ended up doing very well, even though I don't think Ben was ultimately very proud of it," said Damon.

All these years—and several action films—later, Damon might be ready to tackle Matthew Murdock. "If Chris[topher] Nolan came up to me and said, 'I want to do Daredevil,' I would be in," he said.

Unfortunately, that probably won't ever happen because Nolan works with Warner Bros.' superheroes as both director and producer, so teaming up with a Marvel character AKA Daredevil would be the ultimate betrayal.

For now, we'll just have to watch Damon and Affleck tackle Project Greenlight together.

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