In a cryptic video posted on Instagram on Tuesday, the actor "Man of Steel" has a moment with a Superman character.
Henry Cavill addresses his upcoming exit from the D.C. universe as Superman.
In a cryptic video posted on Instagram on Tuesday, the man of Steel and justice League The actor, wearing a "Krypton Lifting Team" T-shirt, stares at the camera with a stony expression as a Superman character comes in and disappears from the frame. The waltz "The Blue Danube", sung by barking dogs, plays on the scene.
"Today was exciting #Superman," Cavill wrote in the caption.
The video followed The Hollywood ReporterIt's story early Wednesday that revealed Cavill is breaking paths with the D. C. Universe after contract negotiations broke out for a Man of Steel Cameo Shazam!, It is unlikely that Cavill will return to the universe as Warner Bros. has "shifted his focus to a Supergirl movie," which has a teenage heroine and a much earlier timeline than the last movies in which Cavill's Superman appeared ,
Warner Bros. will probably not make another Superman movie for several years, and Cavill has recently signed to play in the Netflix series The sorcerer,
Warner Bros., for his part, keeps quiet about the future of Cavill's Superman. "We have a great relationship and great respect for Henry Cavill who remains unchanged and we have not made any recent decisions regarding upcoming Superman films," Warner Bros. told THR.
On Wednesday, commentators on Cavill's video voiced some confusion about what the scene meant. "I do not know what that means," they wrote. "Henry, what are you trying to tell us, brother, are you going to get Wb to grill a sequel?" Said another.
Watch Cavill's video.