AceShowbiz - Rumor has it, %cTerry O'Quinn% is circling a role in the upcoming "Man of Steel" sequel. Superman Super Site reports the "Lost" actor is on the shortlist of contenders to play the nefarious Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder's "Man of Steel 2".
%cBryan Cranston% ("Breaking Bad") and %cMark Strong% ("John Carter", "Sherlock Holmes") were previously rumored to be in negotiations to take on the coveted role. Both actors, however, denied the casting rumors.
%cHenry Cavill% will reprise his role as Superman and %cBen Affleck% is tapped to portray Batman. The superhero flick allegedly in the works under the code name "Sage and Milo" is slated for a July 17, 2015 release in the United States.
%cPenn Badgley%, %cEzra Miller%, and %cAdam Driver% are reportedly considered to play Dick Grayson a.k.a. Nightwing or formerly known as Robin. %cOlga Kurylenko%, %cGal Gadot% and %cElodie Yung% are said auditioning for Batman's love interest rumored to be Diana Prince or better known as Wonder Woman.
Filming has begun last month. Official cast is expected to be announced sometime soon.