MAN OF STEEL

  • Rare copy of 1st Superman comic book fetches USD 3.2 million August 26, 2014

    New York: A rare copy of Action Comics #1 that introduced Earth to Superman has become the world's most expensive comic book, selling for a whopping US $3.2 million. The 1938 book in which the superhero first appeared initially cost 10 cents. When Darren Adams decided to put his incredibly rare,...
  • Will Scoot McNairy be the Nightwing in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'? June 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Scoot McNairy has reportedly landed a role in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The actor, who has starred in films like 'Argo' and '12 Years a Slave', is rumoured to play Nightwing in the film, reported Ace Showbiz. In the comics, Nightwing...
  • Jesse Eisenberg to play Lex Luthor in 'Man of Steel 2' February 1, 2014

    New Delhi: If reports are anything to go by then 'The Social Network' actor Jesse Eisenberg is going to be featured in the role of Lex Luthor in the sequel of 'Man of Steel'. If this happens then it's certainly going to be a brave decision on part of Zack Snyder,...
  • Ben Affleck will do great as Batman: Colin Farrell January 28, 2014

    London: Colin Farrell feels that Oscarwinning actor Ben Affleck will do a great job as Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel. Affleck, 41, has been cast in 2016's 'Man of Steel' alongside heartthrob Henry Cavill, who is reprising his role of the Superman in the superhero movie, reported Contactmusic. ...
  • 'Man of Steel' sequel release date postponed to 2016 January 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros Pictures has announced that it is pushing the release date of director Zack Snyder's untitled 'Man of Steel' sequel almost by a year. The reboot, which was earlier expected to release on July 17, 2015, will see Henry Cavill returning as Superman and costarring Ben Affleck as...
  • Jason Momoa to join 'Man Of Steel' sequel December 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Jason Momoa is reportedly in talks to join the cast of director Zack Snyder's upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel, but nothing about his character is revealed yet. According to hollywoodreporter.com, if Snyder decides to fill the movie with 'Justice League' characters, Momoa could portray the Martian Manhunter, an...
  • Wonder Woman to feature in 'Man Of Steel' sequel October 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros Studios is planning to present superheroine Wonder Woman in the upcoming 'Man Of Steel' sequel. Greg Silverman, president of creative development, said that the studio is taking the character 'very seriously'. "We have been doing a lot of thinking for years about how to best use all...
  • Man of Steel 2: Larry David to play Superman's enemy in the film? October 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck, who will be seen playing Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel, reportedly wants his friend Larry David to make an appearance in the movie. According to reports, David will play the role of Superman's enemy, Mr Myxlplyx, in the 'Man of Steel' sequel that features...
  • Joseph GordonLevitt is not a part of 'Man of Steel' sequel October 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Joseph GordonLevitt, who played police officer John Blake in 'The Dark Knight Rises', says he won't be a part of the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel. The sequel, starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill, will see Batman and Superman together for the first time on the big screen. "I...
  • Ben Affleck will be good as Batman: Stan Lee September 22, 2013

    London: Comic book legend Stan Lee is confident that actor Ben Affleck will do a good job in the role of Batman in 'Man Of Steel' sequel. Fans of the caped crusader are against Affleck, 41, and some of them have launched an online petition in a bid to force...
  • I am very tough: Ben Affleck on Batman backlash September 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Argo' star Ben Affleck had a fair idea that his casting as the caped crusader in the "Man of Steel" sequel might spark a controversy, but he remained indifferent because he calls himself a tough guy. The 41-year-old actor, who replaced Christian Bale as Batman in the untitled...
  • The Middle Man: Ben Affleck returns to TV to direct a crime series September 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck has been roped in to direct the first episode of crime series, 'The Middle Man'. The 41-year-old will also serve as the executive producer, reports ew.com. 'The Middle Man' revolves around the story of an FBI agent who is responsible for taking down Italian-American mafia and his...
  • Affleck built 'Batcave' in his house to prepare for 'Man Of Steel 2' August 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck once built a 'Batcave' in his house, reveals his friend. The 41-year-old actor, who will portray Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel, was so obsessed with his character that he built a replica of the entrance to the secret den where his character Bruce...
  • Doubtful about Ben Affleck as Batman? We say, why not! August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: The announcement of Ben Affleck playing Batman in 'Man of Steel' sequel overpowered the news of Egyptian unrest and the failure of Indian policy makers in curbing the inflation. The news started a heated argument among the Batman fans which culminated on an online petition against Warner Brothers....
  • Fans launch online petition to drop Affleck as Batman August 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros' announcement to cast Ben Affleck as the new Bruce Wayne/Batman in the 'Man of Steel' sequel has not gone down well with the caped crusader's die-hard fans, who have launched an online petition demanding Affleck's replacement. Shortly after it was announced that Affleck would replace Christian Bale...
  • Ben Affleck to play Batman in 'Man of Steel' sequel August 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Ben Affleck will play Batman in an upcoming Superman sequel that will see the two caped crusaders face off against each other, film studio Warner Bros Pictures said on Thursday. Affleck, 41, will take on the role of reclusive billionaire Bruce Wayne, Batman's alter-ego, in director Zack Snyder's...
  • Nathan Fillion denies being approached for Batman role August 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Castle' star Nathan Fillion has denied reports that he was approached for the role of Batman for the 'Man of Steel' sequel and thinks he would be terrible at playing the caped crusader. The sequel will bring both the superheroes Superman and Batman together. Directed by Zack Snyder,...
  • 'Man of Steel 2' logo: When Superman confronts Batman July 31, 2013

    The promoters of 'Man of Steel 2' have announced that the film is going to be released in 2015. Directed by Zack Snyder, the film will feature a battle between Batman and Superman. ...
  • Superman to fight Batman in 'Man Of Steel' sequel July 21, 2013

    London: Warner Bros studio has revealed plans for a Superman and Batman faceoff in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel which will hit the theatres in 2015. The follow up to 'Man of Steel' starring Henry Cavill is being written by director Zack Snyder and will feature Batman, reported Contactmusic....
  • Russell Crowe keen to be a part of 'Man of Steel' prequel July 9, 2013

    London: 'Gladiator' actor Russell Crowe is keen to star in "Man of Steel" prequel. The 49yearold actor, who played Superman's biological father in the new movie, revealed on Twitter that he is all set to "give the tights another go" if Legendary Pictures plan to make another version of...
  • 'SpiderMan 34' to release in 2016 and 2018 June 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'SpiderMan' is returning to cast his web in four films. Sony Pictures has announced that it will release its third and fourth 'Amazing SpiderMan' movies on June 10, 2016 and 2018. A threequel was always in the pipeline but the announcement of a fourth film means that the...
  • 'Man of Steel' collects Rs 21 crore in the opening weekend June 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Zack Snyderdirected gripping story 'Man of Steel' seems to have connected with its Indian audience and garnered Rs.21 crore in the opening weekend. The Warner Bros' movie that features Henry Cavill and Amy Adams in the lead roles, was given a wide release in the country. It hit 800 screens...
  • Henry Cavill had auditioned to play James Bond June 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Henry Cavill, the new on screen 'Superman', had auditioned to play secret agent 007, but says Daniel Craig was a far better choice The 'Man of Steel' actor was upset at missing out on the part after getting down to the final audition, but admits 45yearold Craig, who...
  • 'Man of Steel': Cast share their experiences June 15, 2013

    As superhero Superman is back after six years with 'Man of Steel', Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand talks to the cast of the film. Film director Zack Snyder, actors Henry Cavill, Amy Adams share their experiences. ...
  • Now showing: Masand reviews 'Fukrey', Man of Steel' June 15, 2013

    This week CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Fukrey' and 'Man of Steel'. ...
  • 'Man of Steel' review: Cavill, solid effects make it worth a watch June 14, 2013

    Cast: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane, Kevin Costner, Russell Crowe Director: Zack Snyder What I missed more than anything else in 'Man of Steel' is the oldschool humour and charm of the 1978 Superman film, starring Christopher Reeve, that many of us grew up watching. The new reboot, directed...
  • Superman back on screen after six years in 'Man of Steel' June 14, 2013

    British actor Henry Cavill dons Superman's cape in 'Man of Steel' which traces the origins of Superman and his alterego Clark Kent. Produced by Christopher Nolan and directed by Zack Snyder, 'Man of Steel' begins with Superman's birth on planet Krypton, and how his parents send him to Earth to...
  • Tweet Review: Henry Cavill's 'Man of Steel' June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The original superhero is back on big screen! DC comic's most popular superhero may have a new face but his superpowers remain the same. Actor Henry Cavill takes up the role of one of the post popular superheroes of all time in Zack Snyder's 'Man Of Steel'. The premise...
  • Friday Releases: 'Fukrey', 'Man of Steel' hit screens June 14, 2013

    The iconic super hero Superman is back, bigger and better than ever and flies into theatres this weekend with 'Man of Steel'. Meanwhile, for people who are looking for a fresh new comedy there's 'Fukrey', which is backed by Farhan Akhtar. ...
  • Man of Steel: Will the audience accept the new Superman? June 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Zack Snyder's new Superman film 'Man Of Steel' is set to hit the theatres on June 14 in India. "The film is going to be a visually exciting experience in all formats 2D, 3D and IMAX. We have designed and photographed the movie in a way that...