The Academy Award-nominated star of What's Love Got To Do With It?, The Matrix and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Laurence Fishburne has been hired to portray iconic newspaperman Perry White in director Zack Snyder's upcoming Superman film, Man of Steel. The 50-year-old Fishburne is the first African-American actor to take on the role of Clark Kent and Lo
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Noam Murro, best known for the critically acclaimed dramedy Smart People, has been hired by Warner Bros. to direct 300: Battle of Artemisia, the film formerly known as Xerxes and a spin-off of 300. Murro will shoot a screenplay co-written by Zack Snyder, who directed the original film, and is based
Warner Bros. has confirmed that Michael Shannon will appear as General Zod in the next Superman film. Best known for his Academy Award-nominated role in Revolutionary Road and his work on Boardwalk Empire, Shannon will battle Henry Cavill's Superman/Clark Kent in the Zack Snyder film, which will indeed be titled Man of Steel.Already an Oscar-nominee, the 35-year-old Shannon earned himself many more ad
It's been a Wimbledon-level week of neck snapping for film industry observers curious about Warner Bros.' DC Comics franchise. One day it seemed like the studio would be following Marvel's strategy of a shared cinematic superhero universe, the next day it seemed like the opposite. And what the he
Amy Adams will play the part of Lois Lane in the next Superman film. The seventh woman to portray the famously brilliant, unyielding and memorably raven-haired journalist and girlfriend-of-Superman, Adams will presumably make a stop at the hair salon on her way to director Zack Snyder's set, which will also be populated by Henry Cavill (Superman/Clark Kent/Kal-El), Diane Lane (Martha "Ma" Kent) and Kevi
Because Sucker Punch is a movie where people get punched, Hollywood rules apply and tie-in motion comics must be made. However, the new film by Zack Snyder has inspired a couple of uncommonly good original motion comics, including one by writer Mark Sable (Grounded, Unthinkable, Hazed). In both animated shorts,
It was confirmed Thursday evening after weeks of rumors that Kevin Costner will take the role of Jonathan "Pa" Kent, Superman's adoptive father, in director Zack Snyder's forthcoming reboot of the DC Comics superhero franchise. The veteran American screen acto