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WATCH: ‘Man of Steel’ Henry Cavill on Brits Playing U.S. Superheroes

As he walked down the red carpet inside a very humid tent at Man of Steel’s world premiere in New York, Henry Cavill was cool, calm and staying on message. “Just focus on success” is the motto that 30 year-old British actor Henry Cavill says he adopts in life — and it’s presumably what’s guided him […]

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WATCH: Henry Cavill in ‘Man of Steel’ TV Spot

Henry Cavill (The Tudors) stars in the retelling of DC Comics’ Superman in the Man of Steel (June 14). There’s already been two trailers released and just today there’s a new TV spot. Henry Cavill (The Tudors) narrates the clip saying, “My father believed, if the world really knew who I was, they would reject me. That […]

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WATCH: ‘Man of Steel’ Trailer, Featuring Henry Cavill as Superman

Ahead of its release in theaters Friday (December 14) during previews attached to the The Hobbit, Warner Bros. has digitally released the trailer for Man of Steel — 300 director Zack Snyder‘s reboot of the Superman tale starring British Tudors star Henry Cavill. The nearly two-and-a-half minute clip has a decidedly somber War of the […]

Lost In Translation: Five Things Which Are The Same, But Different

The best way to understand this post is by examining the following statements: 1: Britain and America have lots and lots in common. 2: That said, Britain and America are very different cultures, with their own customs and language. 3: Some things are essentially the same on both sides of the Atlantic, but for some […]

First Look: Henry Cavill Suited Up as the Man of Steel

Today, Warner Bros. has released a first glimpse of Tudors star Henry Cavill in his Superman tights. In the Zack Snyder-directed Man of Steel, the British actor leads a cast that includes Amy Adams, Kevin Costner, Laurence Fishburne, Diane Lane, and Russell Crowe. What do you think? He’s barely recognizable. Here’s the full shot:

Henry Cavill Steels Up for First Magazine Cover as Superman

Amongst all the media chatter about the British actor playing Superman, one person has remained mum, and that’s the man himself, Henry Cavill. Well, the Tudors star has broken his silence in a big way: he’s featured on the cover of this week’s Entertainment Weekly, donning a leather jacket over a battered Superman T-shirt. Inside, […]

David Mitchell: UK Actors Should Stick to Villains, Not Superheroes

Leave it to David Mitchell, star of Peep Show and That Mitchell and Webb Look, to give his own humorously cantankerous but thoughtful take on things. His target this week: Britain’s monopoly on America’s leading superhero roles. In his latest column for The Guardian, Mitchell suggests that, within the context of our China-led global economy, […]

Why is Clark Kent Changing in a Red Telephone Box?

The 15 ft. bronze statue of Superman that stands in front the courthouse in Metropolis, Ill., a town that’s the site of the annual Superman Celebration festival, bears the inscription, “Truth – Justice – The American Way.” Now that English actor Henry Cavill has been cast to play the Man of Steel in a new […]

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