A few months ago, Warner Bro announced its plan of making Superman: Reboot for the DC fans. The new upcoming movie Superman: Reboot is in the hands of Star Wars: Episode VII director, J. J Abrams. While the renowned writer of Marvel comics, Ta-Nehisi is scripting the upcoming reboot movie. The upcoming movie is a reboot of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and Justic League (2017), which featured Henry Cavill as the superman.
Well, the fans loved Henry Cavill as the Superman in other DC movies like Man of Steel, Justice League, etc. However, they may not see Henry Cavill in his iconic role as Clark Kent in the upcoming reboot movie. Read to know why? And if not Henry Cavill, then who is going to play the next Superman in the DCEU.
Superman Reboot: Black Superman On its Way To DCEU
Earlier, the reports claimed that J.J Abrams and Ta-Nehisi’s next project “Superman: Reboot” will feature a Black superman. Well, the idea is really intriguing and fans are really excited to have a Black Superman on board. Director-filmmaker Zack Snyder, who had earlier cast DC’s favorite and iconic Henry Cavill as the superman, gave a nod to the floating rumors. on the upcoming Superman movie featuring a Black artist playing the iconic role of Superman. Well, Snyder welcomed the decision of J.J featuring a black superman. He also called the move of having a black superhero “long overdue”.
Zack Synder, who had cast Henry Cavill as Superman, also claimed that the Cavill is his real superman. However, he is loving the idea of having a Black Superman in the upcoming movie. He said “My feeling is that I love JJ Abrams, I love what he’s done in the past. I’m interested to see what happens, it’s a bold and cool and probably long overdue move. But I love Henry [Cavill] as Superman, of course, I do. He’s my superman,”
Who will be the new Superman? All you need to Know:
The rumors of Black Superman have ignited social media since the announcement of the same. However, who will be the new Superman in the next reboot movie, still remains unanswered. Well, there have been many rumors circulating around, with various popular black actor’s names popping out. However, nothing remains confirmed as yet. The list of rumored Black superman’s actors includes Black Panther fame Michael B. Jordan, Bridgerton‘s Regé-Jean Page, Lovecraft Country’s Jonathan Majors, being the top contenders. Although Michael Jordan ruled himself out from the rumors, still fans are stuck over him as the top choice for a Black Superman. What do you think, who will be the best choice to play the iconic Superman in the reboot movie?
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What can we expect from the upcoming Superman: reboot movie?
The upcoming project has excited its fans as they are looking forward to the Superman movie. Many welcomed the idea of having black superman. While some opposed the idea as they believed Henry Cavill is the best fit for playing Clark Kent aka Superman. And replacing him, would not be a good idea. Well, the sources suggest that Cavill is not getting replaced. But we’ll have another version of Superman from the parallel universe.
The insider suggests that the plot of Superman: Reboot will follow the storyline of another son of Krypton from somewhere else in the multiverse. The story can follow Calvin Ellis, who is considered the superman from another planet, Earth-23. Well, this is something that fans are looking forward to in the reboot version of Superman. As of now, the movie is in making progress and it can come by the end of 2023 or early 2024. That’s a long way to go, so we need to have patience with the movie and wait for the latest updates.