According to reports on various entertainment channels, actor Henry Cavill has walked out of the role of DC’ s Superman. Cavil who was cast as one of the most iconic superheros in 2011 made 3 films with Warner Bros for the franchise.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the exit reportedly occurred when negotiations for a cameo in the upcoming Shazam movie broke down due to scheduling conflicts.
With Cavill leaving, Warner Bros. doesn’t plan to make another Superman movie for several years. Instead, it will shift focus onto the planned Supergirl movie.
“Superman is like James Bond, and after a certain run you have to look at new actors,” a studio source said. Cavill is not the only actor to part ways with Warner Bros, BEn Affleck who plays Batman has also reportedly called it quits with the franchise.