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Some time ago, there was information provided by the largest industry portals that James Gunn And the Peter Safran, and thus the new heads of the DCU, want to reboot the movie universe. This meant saying goodbye to all the representatives who might be connected to the beginnings of this world, which were created at that time by Zack Snyder. He wrote it Jason Momoa He’ll end his adventure as Aquaman after the second movie and might play Lobo, but it’s been cancelled Wonder Woman 3. Now we also know he won’t be returning as Superman Henry Cavill.
Earlier reports had said such a scenario was possible, though the hype actor reprises his role in the film’s post-credits scene. Black Adam. However, it should be noted that this scene was created and added to production prior to the arrival of the new duo of bosses. Their vision is to start this world over, which means creating another Superman movie, but with a new actor. At the same time, in both sides’ statements, we have a bit of hope that Cavill will return to the DC universe, but in a very different role.
Henry Cavill shares the sad news with fans
Cavill played Superman for the first time in a movie man of steel From 2017. The final performance will be a short scene with Black AdamWhich Most likely thanks to the intervention Duane Johnson. In the actor’s statement, we can read that his post about returning to the role of Superman was made before Gunn and Safran were hired at DC Studios. He adds that he met them in person and shared the sad news with fans.
Ultimately, I will not be returning to the role of Superman. After the studio announced me back in October, before hiring new bosses, that message wasn’t the easiest thing to deliver now, but that’s life. Changing of the guard is something that happens. I respect that. Jacob and Peter have their own universe to build. I wish them and everyone involved in the new universe all the best.
He adds that although his adventure with Superman ends, it is not the end for the character and his legacy.
Superman – a new movie in the plans
James Gunn also posted his post, announcing that the new Superman movie will focus on the Man of Steel’s younger years, but it won’t be of his upbringing. Screenplay written by James Gunn himself. We also learned that Cavill may return to the DC universe, but in an entirely different role. Gunn also revealed that they spoke to him Ben AffleckWhoever wants to produce something, then a suitable project is sought for him. At the beginning of 2023, we should also know the duo’s plan for the universe, because they already have ideas to start a new universe.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Gunn’s new movie is “presumably unaffected” by the black Superman movie written by Ta-Nehisi Coates and produced by JJ Abrams. The source reports that both of them are still involved in the creation of this project.
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