Man of Steel 2 Reportedly in the Works As Warner Bros Discovery Rumored to Announce Henry Cavill in SDCC 2022

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The Man of Steel rebooted DC’s Superman by casting Henry Cavill as the Big Blue. With Zack Snyder directing the film, there were high expectations to see the film deliver another definitive Superman since Christopher Reeves raised the bar.

Henry Cavill
Henry Cavill starred as Superman in 4 films till now, including the 2 cuts of Justice League.

Despite the tepid response, the director was still entrusted with DCEU’s next installment, Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, which again cast The Tudors star as Superman. The movie ended up receiving far worse reviews than the previous installment.

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Then the house of cards came crashing down on Zack Snyder and Henry Cavill with the Justice League. The disappointed studio unceremoniously replaced Zack Snyder and released a cut of Justice league that no one liked.

Henry Cavill’s revival by the Rock

Being a big fan of the clash between Superman and Black Adam, the WWE superstar Dwayne Johnson has campaigned to have the actor reprise his role as Superman in the Black Adam film, despite rumors of the studio recasting the last son of Krypton.

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Black Adam
Black Adam has been one of Superman’s fatal rivals in the comics.

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Knowing that Snyderverse received a big bump with the release of Zack Snyder’s Justice League, the Rock claimed he just wants to do what the fans want. With The Man from U.N.C.L.E. star and the Rock sharing the same agent, the process only gets easier. He tweeted out:


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Man of Steel 2 underway?

With rumors of The Witcher star attending the San Diego comic con, fans are excited to possibly see the actor reprise his role as Superman. The only other appearance the character had was a headless cameo at the end of Shazam!

Zack Snyder
Fans are lobbying to see Henry Cavill return with Zack Snyder for Man of Steel 2.

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Fans also suspect Warner Bros Discovery could be announcing a sequel to Man of Steel, and reviving the DCEU with Henry Cavill as Superman. With all of the information still stuck in rumors, we’ll have to wait and see whether the actor does appear, this coming Saturday.

Source: Geekositymag


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Nikhil Makwana is a writer for FandomWire, with interests in DC comics, anime, indie films, independent films, and Nicolas Cage. He’s pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in BBA,LLB from IFIM Law School. When he’s not writing, he reads books such as the classic Dune series and existential essays from Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre.