The ‘Man Of Steel’ is back! And so is Batman! And Wonder Woman! And Lex Luthor! Four of film and comics most iconic characters are heading to big screens everywhere – together! Batman Vs. Superman will be the sequel to the 2013 blockbuster Man Of Steel and it’s packing enough excitement for 4 films. Shooting on this highly anticipated superhero saga is happening very soon and auditions for several fantastic roles are happening now for performers of all ages.
Plot details for this ambitious new entry in the superhero tentpole genre are being kept under wraps but what we do know that director Zack Snyder (300, The Watchmen, Sucker Punch) will be shepherding this massive project that will lead to the even bigger follow-up, Justice League. Snyder rocked the world when it was announced that two-time Academy Award winner Ben Affleck (Armageddon, Daredevil, Argo) will be donning the cowl for the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne and do battle against Superman/Clark Kent
who will be played once again by the talented Henry Cavill (Stardust, Red Riding Hood, The Tudors). Fans will no doubt be waiting with baited breath to see these two timeless characters at war with each other and be played by these two outstanding actors.
The unbelievable cast will be rounded up by a who’s who of gifted performers including 5-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams (American Hustle, The Master, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian) who returns as the fearless reporter Lois Lane, Oscar nominee Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network, 30 Minutes Or Less, Adventureland) who will portray the Superman’s notorious arch-enemy Lex Luthor, Gal Gadot (Fast & Furious 6, Entourage, Knight and Day) as possibly the most beloved female superhero of all time, Wonder Woman, Academy Award nominee Diane Lane (Unfaithful, The Cotton Club, My New Gun) once again as Clark Kent’s adoptive mother Martha, Oscar winner Jeremy Irons (Reversal Of Fortune, Die Hard: With a Vengeance, Beautiful Creatures) as Bruce Wayne’s loyal caretaker Alfred, Academy Award nominee Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix Trilogy, Hannibal, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation) as Perry White, editor of The Daily Planet and Oscar winner Holly Hunter (Broadcast News, The Incredibles, Top of the Lake) in an as yet unidentified role. With an all-star cast like this involved in such an epic story it is easy to see why this will be one of the most watched films of all time and it is easy to see why this is fast becoming one of the biggest audition chances of the year.
Auditions for Batman Vs. Superman are taking place right now and will continue throughout shooting and interested performers of all age and all experience levels can submit themselves for consideration today by heading to michiganfilmoffice.org/Jobs-and-Training/Cast-Opportunities/Default.aspx?id=13343 for more casting information. We will be posting all further production updates as they are given so stay tuned for all of the exciting details and leave a comment below and tell us why you want to audition for the most incredible superhero film yet, Batman Vs. Superman.