Michael Cerveris Up For Superman’s Lex Luthor


“Fringe” star Michael Cerveris might just appear in Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel” but not just yet so don’t geek out just yet.

But according to Movienewz, Cerveris has been added to the list of names being considered for the role of Superman’s arch-nemeses Lex Luthor but likely won’t appear until the film’s sequel.

Currently in production under the title “Autumn Frost,” so all you Superman fans living over there can find the film now, ‘Man of Steel’ will film in the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island from late September through to the end of January 2012. ‘Man of Steel’ is being produced by Charles Roven, Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan and Deborah Snyder. The screenplay was written by David S. Goyer, from a story by Goyer and Nolan. “Man of Steel” is slated for release on June 14, 2013.

Cast includes Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Shannon and Christopher Meloni.