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Live Blog: Man of Steel Fan Event (12pm ET/ 5pm GMT)

Today at 12pm ET and 5pm GMT, Yahoo Movies will be hosting a major live international fan event for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel featuring cast members and the director himself. Although we weren’t exactly the film’s biggest fans, there have been a lot of rumours that a major Batman vs Superman-related announcement will be made during the event, potentially involving the presence of Wonderwoman in the film! We’ll be live blogging when it starts!

‘Girls’ star Adam Driver in the running for Dick Grayson in ‘Batman VS Superman’

Adam Driver is said to be up for a supporting role in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel sequel, Batman vs. Superman. The Wrap brings word that the “Girls” star is currently the frontrunner for the role of Dick Grayson who, as Bat-fans are aware, is Bruce Wayne’s young ward also known as the masked crimefighter Robin and, later on, Nightwing.

Bryan Cranston reportedly cast as Lex Luthor in ‘Man of Steel’ sequek

Superhero fans have barely recovered from the news that Ben Affleck is to play Batman opposite Henry Cavill’s Superman in the impending Man Of Steel sequel. But now it has been reported that Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston will play Lex Luthor in the rebooted DC Comics franchise. Having played chemist-turned-meth kingpin Walter White in the hugely popular AMC drama for five series, Cranston has plenty of evil nemesis experience to draw on. According to Comic Book News he has signed a deal with movie studios for at least six appearances as villainous businessman and political mogul Luthor in the DC Universe. “Cranston is truly a dream casting for Luthor,” a source told Cosmic Book News. The actor, 56, has won three Outstanding Lead Actor in a drama series Emmy Awards for Breaking Bad. Affleck and Cranston previously worked together on Iranian hostage crisis film Argo, for which the former won a slew of directorial awards. The news that Affleck is set to play Batman in Zack Snyder’s follow-up to the rebooted Superman franchise Man Of Steel drew a …

Where Do Batman & Superman Fit?: 2015’s Movie Release Schedule

It was announced last night NOT JUST that Ben Affleck will play Batman in Zack Snyder’s upcoming ‘World’s Finest’ movie, but that the movie is scheduled for July 17, 2015, the same weekend that saw the releases of The Dark Knight and Rises. Also announced last night was the subtitle for Pirates 5: Dead Man Tell No Tales. Here’s when all that Summer’s biggest movies are coming out: May 1 June 19   Inside Out, Assassin’s Creed June 26 Terminator V July 3 Independence Day II July 10 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales July 17 World’s Finest/ Man of Steel 2/ Batman VS Superman July 24 The Smurfs 3 November 6 Bond 24, Ant-Man, Charlie Brown November 20 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 2 November 25 Finding Dory Dec 18 Dan Brown’s Inferno  

Possible titles for Superman/Batman movie revealed

Warner Bros. rocked the internet this weekend when they announced that the upcoming sequel to Man of Steel would feature the big screen return of Batman and mark the first time the characters have been together in a live action film in history. Later on, during the Superman 75th Anniversary panel, writer David Goyer spoke about the film and that they’re still deciding on a title (via ComicBook).