UPDATE: First Look at Superman Costume!

As filming begins on Man of Steel, Warner Bros. have released an image of Henry Cavill in full costume as Superman (minus pants?!) giving us our first look at the actor suited up and seemingly tearing off a vault door of some kind...

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By Josh Wilding - 8/4/2011
Well, I don't think any of us were expecting this to appear today! Regardless, Warner Bros. have unveiled our first look at Henry Cavill in full costume as Superman, in the first official still from Man of Steel. Many thanks to Twitter's @RIMBreaks for the heads up. Be sure to share your thoughts on this image by using the poll, the "Like" and "Dislike" buttons, and the comments section below!


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Press Release

Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures have provided the first look at the new “Man of Steel,” revealing star Henry Cavill as Superman in the film from director Zack Snyder. The film also stars three-time Oscar® nominee Amy Adams (“The Fighter”) as Daily Planet journalist Lois Lane, and Oscar® nominee Laurence Fishburne (“What’s Love Got to Do with It”) as her editor-in-chief, Perry White. Starring as Clark Kent’s adoptive parents, Martha and Jonathan Kent, are Oscar® nominee Diane Lane (“Unfaithful”) and Academy Award® winner Kevin Costner (“Dances with Wolves”).

Squaring off against the superhero are two other surviving Kryptonians, the villainous General Zod, played by Oscar® nominee Michael Shannon (“Revolutionary Road”), and Faora, Zod’s evil partner, played by Antje Traue. Also from Superman’s native Krypton are Lara Lor-Van, Superman’s mother, played by Julia Ormond, and Superman’s father, Jor-El, portrayed by Academy Award® winner Russell Crowe (“Gladiator”).

Rounding out the cast are Harry Lennix as U.S. military man General Swanwick, as well as Christopher Meloni as Colonel Hardy.

“Man of Steel” is being produced by Charles Roven, Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan and Deborah Snyder. The screenplay was written by David S. Goyer, from a story by Goyer and Nolan, based upon Superman characters created by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster and published by DC Comics. Thomas Tull and Lloyd Phillips are serving as executive producers.

Currently in production, “Man of Steel” is slated for release on June 14, 2013 and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.


STARRING:

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman
Amy Adams as Lois Lane
Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent
Diane Lane as Martha Kent
Michael Shannon as Zod

RELEASE DATE: June 14th, 2013.





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WaylonJones - 8/4/2011, 6:37 AM
I think it looks awesome
CorndogBurglar - 8/4/2011, 6:38 AM
looks badass!!!!!
Dynamo - 8/4/2011, 6:38 AM
Wow, that's pretty cool looking.
dickmastaflex - 8/4/2011, 6:39 AM
woah
dickmastaflex - 8/4/2011, 6:40 AM
look at the size of that S
CorndogBurglar - 8/4/2011, 6:41 AM
Maybe superman will punch something in this one.
Superspecialawesomeguy - 8/4/2011, 6:42 AM
@dickmastaflex and look at the size of that cape!
Dynamo - 8/4/2011, 6:43 AM
I can't tell if he's wearing the red underwear or not.
Superspecialawesomeguy - 8/4/2011, 6:43 AM
@teabag my thoughts exactly
p.s MORE BOOBS!!!
CorndogBurglar - 8/4/2011, 6:45 AM
HE'S NOT WEARING HOCKEY PANTS!
JOHNNYisQUICK - 8/4/2011, 6:45 AM
This just became my wallpaper!
ThreeBigTacos - 8/4/2011, 6:45 AM
nice! im not even the biggest Superman fan but thats awesome. my only gripe is his hair, but i know one screenshot isnt exactly the best way to judge. i think this looks awesome
300andcounting - 8/4/2011, 6:46 AM
Looks great looks abit like Captains Scale suit!
Ethic - 8/4/2011, 6:48 AM
AGGGGGGGGH!!

I was on the Hype forums lookin at Manips and saw it and thought "HOLY SHIT WHO THE HELL MADE TH.."
*Sees the link*
*faints*
karloshuddos - 8/4/2011, 6:49 AM
did not expect this today.
jatfly - 8/4/2011, 6:49 AM
Teabags pic is about to be my wallpaper!!!!
Corpse - 8/4/2011, 6:49 AM
HOLY [frick]!
PaulRom - 8/4/2011, 6:49 AM
AWESOME!!!
jatfly - 8/4/2011, 6:49 AM
BTW Supes Suit is pretty sweet...
StrangerX - 8/4/2011, 6:50 AM
Looks like Snyder kept his promise. I think it looks cool.
Hawksblueyes - 8/4/2011, 6:50 AM
Looks like classic Sups to me. Good stuff.
yeoldeemoney - 8/4/2011, 6:51 AM
Did not expect to the suit so soon. I want a closer look but it looks pretty decent.
PeterParker321 - 8/4/2011, 6:51 AM
Looks like the earth one costume . AWESOME
Dedpool - 8/4/2011, 6:51 AM
ABSOLUTELY ON POINT!!! Love the raised and larger "S" shield, and he actually look kinda big in the suit.
Fortress - 8/4/2011, 6:52 AM
I LIKE IT!!! IT LOOKS CLASSIC TO ME!

THE LONG RED CAPE LOOKS AWESOME!!!

WELL DONE ZACK!!! ;)
nordberg - 8/4/2011, 6:53 AM
Much larger version here:

http://comingsoon.net/nextraimages/manofsteelsupermanbig.jpg
Berger45 - 8/4/2011, 6:53 AM
SUPERMAN FINALLY RETURNS!!!
imnotwearinghockeypants - 8/4/2011, 6:53 AM
Damn. Looks great.
tomtom12 - 8/4/2011, 6:53 AM
looks good.
Berger45 - 8/4/2011, 6:53 AM
He looks beyond powerful! LOVE IT!!!!
Shaman - 8/4/2011, 6:55 AM
I want the link to WB's page where they show the suit. Can i please have it? Cause through technical reasons, i can't see ANY pictures from this site.
Shaman - 8/4/2011, 6:55 AM
Thanks Nordberg!
NightWingNut - 8/4/2011, 6:56 AM
Looks awesome! I wonder where the curl is though? Either way, EXCITED! *Does Happy Dance along with Batman*
Maximillion - 8/4/2011, 6:56 AM
This first image is a great start!! I love the tone, love the broken vault door and slump of Superman, the only problem I have is that the entire thing looks computer generated..is that Henry Cavill!?..we need a close up :)
SCOURGE - 8/4/2011, 6:56 AM
It looks...rubber?
nuck82 - 8/4/2011, 6:57 AM
why does that not look like henry to me?
blvdnoise - 8/4/2011, 6:57 AM
HOLY EFFIN' SHIT!
ElBicho - 8/4/2011, 6:58 AM
Costume looks awesome!

Hopefully, Snyder doesn't turn this into one of his typical "Visually brilliant, but horrible story" movies...
Fortress - 8/4/2011, 6:58 AM
THE MORE I SEE IT, THE MORE I LOVE IT!

HOPE THE YELLOW S IS ON THE BACK! :)
Shaman - 8/4/2011, 6:58 AM
LOOK AT THOSE [frick]ING MUSCLES!!! HE'S HUGE!!! He could eat Bane for breakfast!!!
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