Legacy introduces the franchise to DC movies

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News by Superman: Legacy It is slowly coming out Since it seems that WB is close to getting the new one in recent weeks Superman and Lois Lane. Like the first movie James Gunn and Peter Safran An interconnected universe, Heritage It ends up paving the way for the next decade’s worth of movies, and in more ways than one.

In Friday’s report from The Hollywood ReporterThe upcoming flick will feature some members The Comic Book Group Authority in some capacity. The obvious plan is to fill those roles (and Superman’s nemesis Lex Luthor). Later The cast is closed for Lois and Clark. Screen tests for those two roles will reportedly take place over Father’s Day weekend, so we’ve got some time before we hear who may or may not be in the running to play those authority figures. Considering the group is set to have its own film, Lamb will co-write and star. The second movie That kind of shebang, that kind of race makes sense.

The franchise hails from DC’s Wildcats imprint, and is based in part on characters created by Ellis and Tom Raney during Warren Ellis and Brian Hitch’s 2010 franchise. Storm Run from 1993-1997. Back then, they were billed as a black ops superhero team that “gets things done no matter what,” meaning they kill their enemies if needed (or desired). With the characters living in a different world than the original DC Universe, the team came to the fore with the New 52. Recently, Grant Morrison and Michael Janine’s Superman and the Authority It saw Metal Man build his own version of the band.

There have been nearly 20 members of the Authority over the years, so Gunn has plenty of characters to choose from. Superman: Legacy. We’ll know more about which cast members will appear before the film’s release on July 11, 2025.

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