It’s a bird…. It’s a plane… It’s another Superman. deadline report Warner Bros. and DC Studios Have Found Their Next Clark Kent and Lois Lane David Korenswet And Rachel Brosnahan, who are ready to act James Gunn’s upcoming reboot of the superhero franchise, Superman: Legacy.
The pair were reportedly chosen after a months-long search, which included several rounds of audition tapes and culminated in an in-person screen test for Gunn, who is writing and directing the film, and DC Studios. Co-CEO of Peter Safran. Other Actors Who Reportedly Made It final round of screen test-which lasted two days and included full costume and make-up Nicholas Hoult And tom britney for Clark Kent and Emma McKay And phoebe dynevor for Lois Lane. At the end of the day, Gunn and Safran went with Korenswet and Brosnahan.
Gunn confirmed the casting of Korenswet and Brosnahan in a tweet. “Pure!” He has written. “They are both not only incredible actors, but wonderful people as well.” Last year, Gunn announced that he was writing a new Superman Script about the young days of Clark Kent. Shortly after Gunn’s announcement, Henry Cavill, who played superman in three zack snyder Films announced between 2013 and 2021 that he would no longer wear the red hat. “The changing of the guard is something that keeps happening. I respect that, Cavill wrote in an Instagram post. “James and Peter have to create a universe. I wish him and everyone associated with the new universe the best of luck, and the happiest of fortunes.
Superman: Legacy This will be the first major lead role in a studio film for Korenswet, who has starred in television shows. ryan murphy’s Hollywood And politician, and more recently, in indie film Pearl Antonym Mia Goth. Brosnahan recently completed her Emmy-winning role as Midge Maisel on Amazon Prime the wonderful mrs maisel after five seasons, and is currently starring on Broadway Sign in to Sidney Brustein’s window Together Oscar Isaac.
Other key roles have yet to be cast, including Superman’s archnemesis, Lex Luthor, and Kent’s friend, Jimmy Olsen. per deadline, Superman: Legacy would follow Superman’s quest to “reconcile his Kryptonian heritage with his human upbringing as Clark Kent of Smallville, Kansas”. Superman: Legacy Expected to be released in theaters on July 11, 2025.