In an exciting update for DC Universe fans, two talented actresses, Pom Klementieff and Miriam Shor, have joined the cast of the highly anticipated film “Superman: Legacy.” Directed by the renowned James Gunn, the movie promises to explore the iconic superhero’s journey as he navigates the delicate balance between his Kryptonian heritage and his human upbringing in Smallville, Kansas.
Casting Confirmation and Denial
The Hollywood Reporter initially broke the news of Klementieff and Shor’s involvement in the project. Both actresses have previously collaborated with director James Gunn, adding an extra layer of anticipation for fans of their work. However, it’s essential to note that Gunn later took to social media to deny the casting of Pom Klementieff and Miriam Shor. Gunn emphasized that not only is Pom not in the movie, but there haven’t been any discussions about her potential role. Similarly, Miriam Shor’s casting was also refuted, with Gunn expressing a desire to include her in the DC Universe in the future.
The cast of “Superman: Legacy” already boasts an impressive lineup, with David Corenswet taking on the titular role of Superman and Rachel Brosnahan portraying Lois Lane. Other notable additions to the ensemble include Nicholas Hoult, Skyler Gisondo, María Gabriela De Faría, Sara Sampaio, Isabela Merced, Nathan Fillion, Edi Gathegi, Anthony Carrigan, and more. The film is scheduled for release on July 11, 2025, promising an epic cinematic experience for superhero enthusiasts.
“Superman: Legacy” promises a gripping narrative that delves into Superman’s struggle to reconcile his Kryptonian roots with his human upbringing in Smallville, Kansas. The official synopsis teases a journey of self-discovery for the iconic hero, as he embodies the values of truth, justice, and the American way. Guided by human kindness in a world that often views these virtues as old-fashioned, Superman’s story in “Legacy” is poised to captivate audiences and offer a fresh perspective on the beloved character.
As anticipation builds for “Superman: Legacy,” the addition of Pom Klementieff and Miriam Shor to the initial cast announcement has generated both excitement and intrigue. While director James Gunn has clarified their non-involvement, the star-studded lineup and compelling plot synopsis continue to fuel enthusiasm for what promises to be a memorable addition to the DC Universe. Fans can mark their calendars for July 11, 2025, as Superman takes flight once again in this highly anticipated cinematic venture.