Articles Tagged 'Superhero'

Idris Elba, Superhero

Snapshot: 15 British (and Irish) Actors Playing Comic Book Superheroes

Superheroes come in all shapes and sizes … and nationalities when it comes to the big screen adaptations. Comic book readers take their superheroes seriously, which is understandable considering these amped-up beings are responsible for protecting the world. In preparation for National Comic Book Day tomorrow (September 25), let’s take a peek at 15 British actors as their superhero […]

‘Tudors’ Star Henry Cavill Becomes Latest Brit To Land Superhero Part

British actors are putting a stranglehold on Hollywood’s superhero roles. There’s Christian Bale as Batman, and more recently, The Social Network star Andrew Garfield has taken over for Tobey Maguire in the Spider-Man franchise. And just yesterday (January 30), news broke that British actor Henry Cavill would suit up for Warner Bros. new Superman reboot, […]