Henry Cavill plays Superman in the June 14, 2013 release. The film also stars Amy Adams as Daily Planet journalist Lois Lane, and Laurence Fishburne as her editor-in-chief, Perry White. Starring as Clark Kentâ€™s adoptive parents, Martha and Jonathan Kent, are Diane Lane and Kevin Costner.
Squaring off against the superhero are two other surviving Kryptonians, the villainous General Zod, played by Michael Shannon, and Faora, Zodâ€™s evil partner, played by Antje Traue. Also from Supermanâ€™s native Krypton are Lara Lor-Van, Supermanâ€™s mother, played by Ayelet Zurer, and Supermanâ€™s father, Jor-El, portrayed by Russell Crowe. Rounding out the cast are Harry Lennix as U.S. military man General Swanwick, as well as Christopher Meloni as Colonel Hardy.
â€œMan of Steelâ€ is produced by Christopher Nolan and directed by Zack Snyder. It will be released in theaters on June 14, 2013 and starsÂ Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Antje Traue, Ayelet Zurer, Christopher Meloni and Russell Crowe .