Henry Cavill says he’s never given up hope he’ll play Superman again one day. Yet he was surprised by how emotional the experience was when he finally put the cap back on.
Cavill worked at Netflix six days a week The Witcher When a deal was put together for him to appear in a scene Black Adam, he recalled while speaking with MTV’s Josh Horowitz at the 92nd Street Y on Wednesday evening. He has to get permission The Witcher team, but as the actor noted, “It was such a top secret that we couldn’t tell them.”
When he arrived at Warner Bros. Studios in the UK for the shoot, he wore a suit he chose because of its emotional resonance: the outfit he wore in 2013. man of steelHis first outing as a hero.
Cowell said during the interview: “I chose it specifically because of the nostalgia associated with the suit, which was a live taping of Horowitz. happy sad confused podcast “It was very important for me to stand there and enjoy the moment. It’s one of the best moments in my career. It feels good to get the chance to wear it again.
The talks come after a week of news-making for Cavill. The actor returns to the big screen as Superman for the first time in five years Black Adam. And Monday, he confirmed that he will indeed be playing Superman in future DC episodes, saying in a video posted on social media what viewers saw Black Adam It was just a “small taste” of things to come.
Cavill was cast as Superman for the first time man of steelDirected by franchise architect Zack Snyder. The DC Universe has been going through seismic changes since then. Warner Bros. is under new leadership Guardians of the Galaxy and Suicide Squad Filmmaker James Gunn and producer Peter Safran have been named to top positions at DC under the newly launched DC Studios, which will be home to Cavill’s next Superman outing.
Cavill said he was “very excited” about Gunn’s hiring and joked about rumors that he would be joining Marvel. lokisaid that if Gunn can bounce back and forth between Marvel and DC, then maybe he can too.
Sources said The Hollywood Reporter that Warner Bros. is taking pitches from writers for a sequel man of steel. Cavell declined to comment when asked by Horowitz if there was any news to share on the part of the filmmakers or writers: “Right now I can’t share anything, … but in time I will be able to.” Share and everyone will hear all the fun. Things to come.”
Filmmaker Snyder sent in a video interview from the set of his Netflix film Rebellion Moonasked Cowell to reflect on their early flight scenes, and ended the video by noting, “I can’t wait to work with you again.”
Cavill responded by thanking the manager: “He’s a lovely man, and I’m very appreciative of everything he’s done for me. … These are formative memories of my career. It’s time That everything has changed. I remember them fondly…. Zack, if you’re watching… Thank you, my friend.
As for his future, Cavill had some thoughts.
“There’s such a bright future for the character, and I’m excited to tell a story with a very happy Superman,” the actor said.