Henry Cavill Responds to Today's 'Superman' Dust Up

Fans of Henry Cavill as the last son of Krypton were dealt a blow today when reports started surfacing that Warner Bros. was pretty much nixing any/all plans for future installments of films with Cavill as Superman.

Henry Cavill Responds to Today's 'Superman' Dust Up
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There were responses on all sides, but of course the person we were waiting for to chime in was Cavill himself.  He's since posted this video to his Instagram, saying simply "Today was exciting", with the hashtag #superman, as well as sportin' a Krypton Lifting Team t-shirt:


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Today was exciting #Superman

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It'll be interesting to see what truly comes of this dust-up, and whether or not it will indeed mean the end of Cavill's tenure.

It seems likely to >this< reporter that perhaps this 'report' was more of a way for WB to gauge fan response, and therefor have an idea as to whether or not it would be a glad outcry or pitchforks where they to drop future Superman films starring Cavill.

We'll of course let you know when we hear any additional information.

About Mary Anne Butler

Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool.

Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 

Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 

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