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Jesse Eisenberg to Play Lex Luthor in Man of Steel Sequel | Man of Steel, Superman, Henry Cavill, Jesse Eisenberg

Jesse Eisenberg to Play Lex Luthor in Man of Steel Sequel

Originally posted 01/31/2014 03:15PM

Jesse Eisenberg is ready to take flight as one of comics' most iconic villains.

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Critics' Corner: Catching Fire Bursts into Theaters, One Direction Drops New Album

Critics' Corner: Catching Fire Bursts into Theaters, One Direction Drops New Album

Originally posted 11/22/2013 12:00PM

Our critics' picks for this week's can't-miss entertainment – featuring some of our Sexiest Men Alive

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Ben Affleck: I Thought I Was Tough Enough to Handle Batman Backlash

Ben Affleck Jokes with Jimmy Fallon about Batman Uproar

Originally posted 09/17/2013 03:45PM

There are some things you just can't prepare for – even if you're Batman.

Ben Affleck admitted on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Monday night that even though he's a "big boy," he was still shocked by the uproar over his casting in the role of Batman in the upcoming sequel to Man of Steel.

"The people from the studio were like, 'We're thrilled, we're so excited ... but, listen, we want to talk to you because people go through this process and it can be trying,' " Affleck said.

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Fan Creates Man of Steel Sequel Trailer with Bryan Cranston as Lex Luthor

Bryan Cranston As Lex Luthor in Man of Steel Sequel?

Originally posted 08/28/2013 01:00PM

Is Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston about to get even "badder" in his next role?

The Emmy-winning actor, 57, is rumored to have been cast as Lex Luthor, Superman's evil nemesis, in the much-discussed 2015 sequel to this summer's Man of Steel, according to information first published by Cosmic Book News.

Cranston and studio Warner Bros. have not commented on any reports.

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Ben Affleck to Play Batman, But Who Should Play Robin? | Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck to Play Batman in 2015 Superman Sequel

Originally posted 08/23/2013 07:45AM

As most everyone knows, billionaire Bruce Wayne has an alter ego. But as was announced late Thursday, it's something of a surprise: Ben Affleck will play Batman in an upcoming sequel to this summer's hit Man of Steel.

For the first time, too, the Caped Crusader will join forces with Superman, again to be played by British actor Henry Cavill, 31, in the as-yet-untitled movie to be directed by Man of Steel's Zack Snyder.

The mash-up will begin production next year and be released July 17, 2015, reports EW.com. Man of Steel stars Amy Adams (as Lois Lane), Laurence Fishburne (Perry White) and Diane Lane (Martha Kent) have also been announced to return.

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Henry Cavill & Kaley Cuoco Step Out – Holding Hands | Henry Cavill, Kaley Cuoco

Henry Cavill and Kaley Cuoco Step Out – Holding Hands

Originally posted 07/04/2013 12:00PM

It's a bird, it's a plane ... it's Superman's kryptonite, Kaley Cuoco!

Days after a hike through the hills followed by a sushi stop-off, Henry Cavill, 30, and The Big Bang Theory actress, 27, snuck in a little PDA while getting groceries in Los Angeles.

The actor – true to Man of Steel's signature colors in a red tee and jeans – kept a good grip on his real-life Lois Lane, who stayed well shaded in a brown fedora, matching sunglasses and a leopard-print top.

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Henry Cavill Is Dating Kaley Cuoco

Henry Cavill Dating Kaley Cuoco

Originally posted 07/01/2013 02:45PM

Superman has found his Lois Lane.

Henry Cavill and Kaley Cuoco are a new couple, PEOPLE has learned.

"They were both single and started dating recently," says a source close to the Man of Steel star and Big Bang Theory actress.

While Cuoco, 27, and Cavill, who split from his girlfriend, Fast & Furious 6 star Gina Carano, in early May, have yet to step out publicly, they're enjoying getting to know each other.

"It's just the beginning stages of a relationship and they're having a great time," says the source.

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Amy Adams: If People Say 'OMG' at Me in a Bikini, It's Not for the Reasons I Want!

Amy Adams: If People Say 'OMG' at Me in a Bikini, It's Not for the Reasons I Want!

Originally posted 06/18/2013 09:00AM

"I've wanted to be in a superhero movie, and this was my best chance – as some mere mortal," she says

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Does Man of Steel Truly Soar? What to See ... and Skip

See This, Skip That: From Man of Steel to Bling Ring, Your Weekend Movie Plan

Originally posted 06/14/2013 04:00PM

The new Superman is super hot, but PEOPLE's critic says 20 Feet From Stardom is the weekend's best bet.

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