Originally Posted by Da Games Elite
You think Daniel Day-Lewis will do a comic book movie? I...no. Daniel Day-Lewis takes like one movie ever couple of years. He wouldn't stick to a franchise like Superman, even if they paid him a hundred million dollars. The guy is highly selective.
I can see DiCaprio taking the role, or Mark Strong, or Cumberpatch--but Daniel Day-Lewis? Nope. Not happening.
Ok, but someone really high up on the A-list, Oscar winner is preferable. Lex Luthor is an iconic villain and should be played by a big iconic actor. Heath Ledger and The Joker proved that. This idea MUST be carried over.