Warner Bros. just announced that actress Diane Lane will be cast as Martha Kent in the new SUPERMAN movie reboot directed by Zack Snyder.
In the press release, Snyder notes, “This was a very important piece of casting for me because Martha Kent is the woman whose values helped shape the man we know as Superman. We are thrilled to have Diane in the role because she can convey the wisdom and the wonder of a woman whose son has powers beyond her imagination.”
Henry Cavill stars as the new Clark Kent/Superman. The film is written by David S. Goyer based on a story by Goyer and Christopher Nolan. The film is a Warner Bros. Pictures/Legendary Pictures production.