Henry Cavill has launched a press release after being advised that he received’t return as Superman.
Final night time, DC Studios co-head James Gunn introduced that he’s writing the script for the following Superman film, which is alleged to focus on a younger model of Kal-El when he first arrives in Metropolis. As such, Henry Cavill received’t be again as Superman, regardless of asserting that he’s dedicated to the function again in October, following his look within the Black Adam film.
“I’ve simply had a gathering with James Gunn and Peter Safran and it’s unhappy information, everybody. I’ll, in any case, not be returning as Superman,” Henry Cavill wrote on a post shared on his official Instagram page. “After being advised by the studio to announce my return again in October, previous to their rent, this information isn’t the simplest, however that’s life. The altering of the guard is one thing that occurs. I respect that. James and Peter have a universe to construct. I want them and all concerned with the brand new universe the most effective of luck, and the happiest of fortunes.”
The British actor added: “For many who have been by my aspect via the years… we are able to mourn for a bit, however then we should bear in mind… Superman continues to be round. Every thing he stands for nonetheless exists, and the examples he units for us are nonetheless there! My flip to put on the cape has handed, however what Superman stands for by no means will. It’s been a enjoyable trip with you all, onwards and upwards.”
James Gunn and his DC Studios associate Peter Safran broke the information to Henry Cavill earlier this week. The three stay open to working collectively sooner or later, so Cavill may play a special character within the DC Universe someplace down the road.
James Gunn and Peter Safran are actually in cost of DC’s movie, tv and animations efforts at Warner Bros. Discovery, bringing the corporate’s comedian book-related property below one roof. Gunn is alleged to be specializing in the inventive route of the DCU whereas Safran is dealing with issues which are associated to enterprise and manufacturing.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods, The Flash, Blue Beetle and Aquaman and the Misplaced Kingdom are at the moment in numerous levels of post-production at Warner Bros. Discovery, with all 4 DC Universe motion pictures slated to hit theaters in 2023. Will the characters from these motion pictures make appearances within the new DCU? Solely Gunn and Safran know.
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