On May 5, fans of Henry Cavill They found news that they did not expect, precisely, on the actor’s birthday. As it turns out, Warner Bros, decided to fire him as a Superman interpreter which made him put aside the DC Extended Universe and the giant S on his chest and, despite the fact that there are rumors of a possible appearance of the artist as this superhero, there is still no reason to get excited.
It is that, in addition to the news not being confirmed, Henry Cavill he is already focusing his career on new projects. The second season of The Witcher, the filming of the sequel to Enola Holmes, his recent signing as the protagonist of The Rosie Project and a film with Dua Lipa are some of the works that, at present, occupy the agenda of the Briton who, in fact, is already one of the actors at the moment.
However, there are already many names that sound like a replacement for Cavill to be Superman and, one of them, could be the perfect double of the interpreter who, what’s more, had not been considered until now. It is about Matt Bomer, an American film actor who has a physical resemblance to Henry that surprises him greatly and is known for his roles in Magic Mike, White Collar and The Sinner.
Born on October 11, 1977 in Missouri, United States, Matt Bomer takes the protagonist of The Witcher five years and, what’s more, it should be noted that he has already participated in DC movies. It was in 2013 when, this actor, played Clark Kent in Superman: Ubound, the animated feature film in which Bomer voiced the protagonist so he is already familiar with the character.
Even so, it should be noted that, as it transpired, DC’s original idea at this time is to renew its cast for the Extended Universe and have a black Superman for the first time. In graphic novels, this representation has a name: Calvin Ellis, a Kryptonian who becomes president of the United States.