DC is about to be relaunched at the cinema with the new cinematic universe, the DCU, with its first film being Superman: Legacy and it seems that Nicholas Hoult has been chosen for the role of Lex Luthor in the launch film of the franchise
According to recent reports, the Lex Luthor of Superman: Legacy directed by James Gunn will be Nicholas Hoult, known for playing the youthful version of Beast in the X-Men films. After the end of the actors’ strike, casting began immediately for this project which will give life to the new DC cinematic universe directed by James Gunn. Among the protagonists of the main cast, Nicholas Hoult seems to be the most ideal candidate for the role of Lex Luthor, Clark Kent’s arch-enemy.
Nicholas Hoult: il Lex Luthor di Superman: Legacy
From what they confirmed to us, we know who we will find in the cast David Corenswet in the role of Clark Kent, alias Superman e Rachel Brosnahan in those of Lois Lane. Now it seems that Nicholas Hoult, who has already worked in collaboration with Warner Bros on the reboot of the saga with Mel Gibson, has been chosen for the role of the villain: Mad Max Fury Road and in the most recent Juror No. 2 directed by Clint Eastwood. Among the actors in the cast there should also be the Venezuelan actress Maria Gabriel de Faria who will play the villain The Engineer.
The new Superman film will talk about the young man’s story Clark Kentwho will try to find a balance between his past as a Kryptonian and his new life on Earth a Smallville, Kansas. The character, who we repeat will be played by David Corenswet, will embody truth, justice and the American way of life and will be guided by kindness, a feeling that the world seems to have long forgotten. The film will be released onJuly 11, 2025 and we at TechGameWorld.com are curious to see the vision of the character under the eyes of James Gunn. Continue to follow us so you don’t miss any other news on cinema.
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