At the end of last year, Henry Cavill wore the Superman costume again to honor the Anti-Heroes he stood up to. However, his comeback lasted only a few moments.
Henry Cavill makes a comeback after Superman's failure.
After the theatrical release of Black Adam, speculation about a possible Man of Steel (2013) successor seemed to be raging. Also a reunion of Justice League with Wonder Woman, Batman, Aquaman, and the Flash appeared to be feasible. But puff cake!
James Gunn (Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy and The Suicide Squad) was appointed as DC's new strongman in the cinema division and immediately took office. He threw out Henry Cavill, Dwayne Johnson, and Gal Gadot and announced a complete reboot of the DC Universe. Superman will be recast.
Is Henry Cavill going back in the cinema to play Superman?
Zack Snyder, the filmmakers who penned Man of Steel, has surely followed all of these developments with interest and sadness, although he was unable to complete the latter film due to a tragic accident.
Joss Whedon (Marvel's Avengers) took over and pushed not only the Justice League into the wall, but also the own destiny right there. The Snyderverse will finally be reimagined on HBO max in 2021.
Zack Snyder's three DC films have come back, but before that, the filmmaker encouraged people to mark the calendar with the April 28, 29 and 30 date. The corresponding social media posts include a short clip introducing the main villain Darkseid (comparable to Thano from the Marvel Cinematic Universe) and Henry Cavill as Superman.
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For a short time, Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Justice League will go to the cinema again, although this is currently undetermined. However, it would give Henry Cavill the chance to reprise his role as Superman on the big screen.
Quelle: A Comic Book Movie