Jesse Einsberg will play Lex Luther in the upcoming biopic Batman v Superman, he is known for his role as Mark Zuckerberg in the Social Network film. The news has received some negative feedback as many believe he looks too young to play the role while others believe his appearance does not match the classic descriptions of Lex Luthor.
Many are not aware that the original drawings of Lex Luthor showed him with ginger curly hair, this was changed due to a production error. Actor Jeremy Irons will play the role of Alfred who is Bruce Wayne’s (Batman) butler. The Batman v Superman film is the sequel to Man of Steel which did great numbers at the box office but received poor reviews from critics.
Henry Cavill will reprise his role as “Superman” while the role of Batman was awarded to Ben Affleck. This sparked controversy as many believed he would not be able to execute the role successfully. Warner Bros has announced that the film will be released in May 2016.