Ayelet Zurer replaces Julia Ormond in MAN OF STEEL
Superman is getting a new Kryptonian mom in Zack Snyder's Man of Steel. Deadline reports that Ayelet Zurer (Angels & Demons, Munich) will play Lara Lor-Van in the Warner Bros/ Legendary film. The Iranian actress steps in for Julia Ormond, who Snyder decided to replace at the last minute. The reason for the change is not fully known, but Zurer will start filming this week.
Henry Cavill plays Superman, Russell Crowe plays Superman’s Kryptonian father Jor-El. The cast also includes, Amy Adams, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane and Michael Shannon. Zurer will next appear in Lawrence Kasdan's Darling Companion opposite Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline and Dianne Weist.
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