After the numerous speculations of recent years, Henry Cavill’s Return as Superman to the DCEU Has Finally Been Confirmed. The news was confirmed by the actor himself in a video posted on social media.
“I wanted to make this official: I’m back as Superman,” Cavill said in a video. He thanked fans “for their support and patience”; watch:
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Cavill was last seen as Clark Kent in Justice Leaguein 2017. Since then, the actor’s participation in the DC movies has been left aside.
Apparently, Cavill’s return was possible thanks to the departure of Warner Bros. executive Walter Hamada, who allegedly barred the actor from appearing in the studio’s films.
Man of Steel 2 under development
According to the portal The Hollywood Reportera production of Man of Steel 2, is already under development. The site claims that the direction of the feature is on behalf of Charles Roven (Wonder Woman, Oppenheimer and The Man of Steel), who is looking for screenwriters. Christopher McQuarrie (Mission Impossible) is one of the most popular names to assume the role.