LATEST: THANK YOU FOR SMOKING star Aaron Eckhart will play Harvey Dent/TWO-FACE in THE DARK KNIGHT, a sequel to Batman BEGINS. Dent is Gotham City's district attorney and a Batman ally who goes insane after half of his face is disfigured by acid. Known as Two-Face, he chooses to do good or evil by flipping a coin. Tommy Lee Jones played the character in 1995's Batman Forever. RAY Oscar winner Jamie Foxx recently rubbished reports he would play Dent alongside Christian Bale's Batman. The sequel, directed by Christopher Nolan, is set to be released next summer (08).