Superman is the most recognized and revered comic book character of all times and Henry Cavill will play the caped hero. The actor, who has also stared in Immortals and HBO’s The Tudors will get his chance to bring Clark Kent/Superman back to the mainstream. This will be the second attempt to reboot the Superman franchise, after the failed attempt with Superman Returns.
The Studio hasn’t released an official plot summery, but rumors suggest that it will follow the storyline of the 1980’s Superman 2, where the flying hero has to defend the earth from three Kryptonian criminals who are hell bent on conquering the world.
The cast includes Amy Adams(Lois Lane), Laurence Fishburne(Perry White), Russell Crowe(Jor-El), Kevin Costner(Jonathan Kent), Diane Lane(Martha Kent), Michael Shannon(General Zod) and Christopher Meloni(Colonel Hardy)
The Dark Knight Rises Christopher Nolan is producing Man Of Steel, which hits theaters June 14, 2013.