SUPERMAN

  • Christian Bale jealous of Ben Affleck? November 25, 2014

    Los Angles: Actor Christian Bale, who is best known for portraying Batman in 'The Dark Knight' trilogy, says he felt jealous when he saw actor Ben Affleck taking over the character in his upcoming film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice'. Affleck received a heavy backlash from fans once he was...
  • Watch: Arjun Kapoor is a blend of Terminator, Rambo and Salman Khan in the new song 'Superman' from 'Tevar' November 18, 2014

    Arjun Kapoor's character Pintoo in the upcoming film 'Tevar' has no qualms in claiming that he's the perfect 'milkshake' of Terminator, Rambo and Salman Bhai. ...
  • OMG! Actress Jena Malone to play Robin in Zack Snyder 'Batman v Superman'? October 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jena Malone will reportedly play Carrie Kelly - "female" Robin - in the upcoming film "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice". WILX-10 News station reporter Kirk Montgomery spoke with a source at Michigan State University, where a scene involving Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) and Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg)...
  • Snapshot: Director Zack Snyder shares a photo of the Batmobile from the upcoming film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' September 11, 2014

    Man, how excited are you?! Doesn't the new Batmobile look totally awesome with all the hightech weapons peeking out of its impressive exterior? The film 'Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice' stars Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill as Superman and is set to release in 2016. ...
  • 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,...
  • Rare copy of Superman comic book fetches US dollar 3.2 million August 26, 2014

    New York: A nearly flawless copy of Superman's comicbook debut has sold for a superpowered price US dollar 3.2 million. New York comics dealers Stephen Fishler and Vincent Zurzolo said today they submitted Sunday's recordsetting bid in the eBay auction for Action Comics No 1. That's the 1938 book in which...
  • The Rs 100 crore trap: Why blockbusters like 'Singham Returns' and 'Kick' sell out strong female characters and settle for Supermen August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: His muscles are palpable from under his snugfitting khaki uniform. His walks with purpose, his face giving nothing away, his demeanour grim. The handlebar moustache and the aviator sunglasses add that extra rugged quality to his look. From the point of view of filmmaker Rohit Shetty, his hero,...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' take center stage at ComicCon July 28, 2014

    San Diego: The realm of Middle Earth and caped superheroes brought adventure and battle to Comic Con, as fans of Warner Bros' 'The Hobbit' and 'Batman v Superman' were treated to firstlook sneak peeks of the films on Saturday. The eager audience at the convention, most of whom had camped out...
  • Snapshot: Ben Affleck looks morose as Batman in the first closeup tweeted by director Zack Snyder July 25, 2014

    Is that a bird? Is that a plane? Is that a depressed comic book fan? No, it is Ben Affleck as Batman, in the latest DC Comics' film 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The first closeup of Affleck tweeted by 'Batman v. Superman' director Zack Snyder is adding fuel...
  • First look: Henry Cavill looks impressive as Superman in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' July 4, 2014

    The first look of Henry Cavill in Superman costume in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' was released on Twitter. The Superman's look has been released nearly two months after director Zack Snyder tweeted the first look of Ben Affleck as Batman. The picture shows Henry wearing his signature...
  • 'Batman v Superman' to have more than one villain? July 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: The upcoming 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' movie will reportedly have more than one villain. The film, which has generated buzz for reuniting Superman and Batman, has 'The Social Network' star Jesse Eisenberg playing Lex Luthor but at least three other villains may get included in the 'Man of...
  • Revealed: The first look of Henry Cavill as Clark Kent in 'Batman Vs.Superman' July 1, 2014

    Directer Zack Snyder, who is directing 'Batman Vs. Superman' revealed the first look of Ben Affleck as Batman on Twitter few weeks back. And now official handle of the Royal Marine Charitable Trust Fund has revealed the first look actor Henry Cavill as Clark Kent on Twitter. Cavill who will...
  • 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...
  • Filming begins in Detroit for SupermanBatman film May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros. Pictures says filming has started in Detroit for "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," starring Henry Cavill, reprising his role as Clark Kent/Superman, and Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne/Batman. The studio said Wednesday the action feature directed by Zack Snyder will also star Israelborn actress Gal Gadot...
  • Here it is! The first photo of Ben Affleck as the new Batman May 14, 2014

    Filmmaker Zack Snyder created a frenzy of sorts on Twitter as he shared a picture of actor Ben Affleck dressed as Batman standing next to the Batmobile. Ben Aflleck drew quite a bit of flack for agreeing to play the superhero in the upcoming film 'Batman Vs Superman' which is...
  • 'Chakra: The Invincible' a comic book meant for all agegroups April 28, 2014

    The problem with the Indian Superhero scene is that there are not too many of them. There are far and a few in between and the need for perhaps this genre is more comic books, and of course more super heroes. So when an Indian super hero is created, there...
  • Animation film on Narendra Modi shows him in a Supermanlike avatar April 27, 2014

    Ahmedabad: After BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi tshirts, mugs and caps, the Ahmedabad based Modi fan Club has also released an animation film on him. The film called 'Nation In Motion NAMO' played to a specially composed song, portraying Modi in a Supermanlike avatar setting things right and bringing...
  • Plot mein twist! A 'Gravity' scene shot with Superman saving the day for Sandra Bullock in space April 8, 2014

    What if Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron shot this as the opening scene for 'Gravity'? The Superman version is way cooler than the real Gravity scene. ...
  • This baby's reaction to Superman's flight scene will melt your heart February 11, 2014

    This 16monthold boy reacts to the First Flight sequence from Man of Steel. His reaction is so cute! ...
  • 'Batman vs Superman' finds its Robin in Adam Driver November 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Girls' star Adam Driver is the frontrunner to bag the role of Batman's sidekick Dick Grayson aka Nightwing (Robin) in Zack Snyder's superhero sequel 'Batman vs Superman'. The 29yearold actor apparently fits the description of Nightwing, Grayson's postRobin alterego. Affleck will play an older and worldweary Batman in...
  • Man of Steel 2: Who is going to play Wonder Woman? November 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: After the muchdiscussed casting of Ben Affleck as Batman opposite Henry Cavill's Superman, the makers of the untitled 'Batman vs Superman' project are searching for a female lead, who may play the Wonder Woman in the superhero laden project. Being directed by filmmaker Zack Snyder, the BatmanSuperman feature would...
  • 10 awesome things that Krrish can learn from Thor November 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Thor is one superhero who is more human in approach than most of his contemporaries. Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman are back with the latest episode in Thor's life in 'The Dark World'. Indian superhero Krrish hit the screens one week prior to Thor, but there are things...
  • I was reluctant to play Batman, says Ben Affleck October 28, 2013

    London: Superstar Ben Affleck has revealed that he was initially reluctant to take on the role of Batman in 'Superman vs. Batman'. Affleck, who would take over the role of Bruce Wayne in the sequel to 'Man of Steel', said that he was excited when director Zack Snyder told him...
  • When Superman failed to rescue Shah Rukh Khan October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has not yet recovered from fever and is still under the weather. He confesses that watching 'Superman' didn't help him either. "Sleep eludes me ... feeling a bit better ... but still not over the weather nor completely under. 'Superman' viewing didn't help matters either,"...
  • I am not superman: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan October 13, 2013

    Washington: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, who has increasingly been portrayed as a "rock star" after occupying the current position, both in the national and international media, has said that he is "not a superman" acknowledging "little bit" of euphoria surrounding him. "Expectations are high. Clearly I am not a superman. There...
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • '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. ...
  • How Superman is coming to the rescue of the porn industry July 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: We all know he can leap tall buildings in a single bound and bend steel in his bare hands. So perhaps it should come as no surprise that during a time of crisis even the porn industry turns to Superman. The same week in June that Warner Bros. released...
  • Superman's past, future takes ComicCon spotlight July 22, 2013

    San Diego: The cape, the curl, the S on the chest. Superman is among comics' most recognizable characters, and 75 years after Cleveland teenagers Jerry Siegel and Joe Schuster's Kryptonian made his debut in the pages of Action Comics No. 1, his popularity remains stratospheric. At ComicCon International, Superman's presence could...