It is always considered a privilege when it comes to donning the roles of super heroes. Be it Batman, Spiderman, James Bond or Superman. Talks are abuzz in Hollywood that a new face has been chosen to don the Superman’s cape.

The role has gone to UK-based actor Henry Cavill who will soon be up, up and away!The next Superman film, which is in the pre-production stage, will be produced by Warner Bros. Pictures.

The film which has not yet been named will be directed by Zack Snyder. Reports indicate that the director is quite happy with the choice of the hero for this film. The Superman fiction is slated for release by the end of 2012.

Sources reveal that, Cavill who is a relatively low-profile actor, was earlier considered for roles such as James Bond and Batman but for reasons unknown didn’t make it. Henry Cavill has starred in ‘The Tudors’ as Charles Brandon the first Duke of Suffolk. We sure look forward to see the new face of Superman, but it sure is gonna be a long wait

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