• MailChimp Widget


Julia Ormond joins MAN OF STEEL

Joshua Brunsting

by: Joshua Brunsting
June 23rd, 2011

Who’s in for some alien family get-togethers?

Deadline is reporting that the man of steel himself, Superman, has found a mother, in the form of Julia Ormond. The actress will star as Lara Lor-van, Supe’s mom on Krypton, in Zack Snyder’s upcoming film, MAN OF STEEL.

Ormond will play opposite Russell Crowe’s Jor-El, along with Henry Cavill, Diane Lane, Kevin Costner, Michael Shannon, and Antje Traue. The film is set to hit in December 2011.

Personally, while Ormond seems to be an odd choice given this cast, it’s one that fits perfectly. Ormond is an amazing actress, and really adds a lot to an already immensely intriguing cast. Snyder may have ruffled feathers with SUCKER PUNCH, but he’s a visionary filmmaker, with a sense of style and scope that I think will fit the world of Superman absolutely perfect. Toss in this impeccable cast, and you have the makings of something really special.

What do you think?

Commenting Rules: Comments are intended to open up the discussion to our readers about the topics at hand, and as such should be offered with a positive and constructive attitude. If your comment is not relative to the above post or is disrespectful to the authors and readers, we reserve the right to delete it. Continued abuse of our good nature will result in banishment of the offender. Additionally, if you have any burning issues to point out to the GATW crew - typos, corrections, suggestions, or straight-up criticism - please email us instead of commenting here.

  • Recent Post