KEVIN COSTNER Confirmed For Role In SUPERMAN Reboot!

By on 18 March, 2011

Helmer Zack Snyder has confirmed reports and rumours that Kevin Costner has signed up to star in his reboot of the Superman franchise!

The ‘Field Of Dreams‘ star was rumoured to be taking on the role of Clark Kent‘s father opposite new the Man Of Steel, British actor Henry Cavill.

And now Snyder, who is taking on next year’s ‘Superman: Man Of Steel‘ movie, has revealed Costner has agreed to the project.

Speaking to Total Film magazine, he says: 

“Jonathan Kent is the only father figure Clark has ever had, the man who was there to help Clark understand what he was meant to do in the world as Superman.

“Kevin will be able to communicate the quiet strength of this rural American man who raised the greatest superhero of all time.”

Costner will join Diane Lane, who is set to play Superman‘s adoptive mother, Martha Kent.

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