Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, can he pull it off?
February 1, 2014, 18:56:33 CET | Colin

The star behind the movie hit The Social Network has been cast as the villain in the upcoming Superman/Batman crossover.

Jesse Eisenberg will play as Superman's nemesis Lex Luthor.

The unexpected choice has shocked many Luthor fans, and if Eisenberg can't get the part right, it could end in disaster, however if he pulls it off, it will certainly go a long way for his fanbase.

Previous actors that have played Lex Luthor have had a massive jolt to their popularity, due to the fact that Lex Luthor is one of the most liked villains of all time.

Over the years we have seen Actors such as Kevin Spacey, Gene Hackman and Michael Rosenbaum play the part of Lex Luthor. Michael Rosenbaum played Lex Luthor in the TV series Smallville and is the longest running actor to play Lex Luthor, and is probably the most suitable for the part, however we will have to wait and see if Jesse can take it to another level.

Jesse Eisenberg's Hollywood success rolled out in front of him after his role in "The Social Network", and since then he has starred in other box office hits such as "To Rome with Love" and "Now You See Me". We will probably be seeing more of him in the future if he can make a big enough impact on the viewing audience in the Superman vs Batman movie.

Let us know what you think of the studio's selection via the comments below!
Share this article:
share article on facebook share article on twitter share article on google+ share article on tumblr share article on blogger share article on reddit

Articles that may interest you:

Facebook's longest outage

Today, Facebook has suffered the longest outage in history, with many countries around the ...

Kevin Spacey to star in upcoming video game C...

Activision has announced their upcoming first-person shooter code-named "Advanced Warfare" ...

Stand-alone Black Widow movie for Scarlett Jo...

With most of the heroes from Marvel's Avengers having their own movies, what better time th...
Send us your articles and web-novels!
comments powered by Disqus
Most popular

Recently Viewed:

Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, can he pull it off?

The star behind the movie hit The Social Network has been cast as the villain in the upcomin...

ISIS attacks United States consulate in Irbil, Iraq

On Friday a car bomb, claimed by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), killed by varying r...

Benin, Nigeria join African Union continental free t...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019  African Union Related articles 10 July 2019: Benin, Nigeria j...

Tennis: Nadal beats Thiem to win eleventh French Ope...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018  Sports Related articles 13 June 2018: Tennis: Nadal beats Thie...

Senate publish report on CIA torture and misinformation

A report released by the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday concluded that the CIA misi...

Reviews | Technology | Projects & Tuning | Events | Racing
Business & Technology
Business & Economy | Mobile | Internet & Media | Security & Privacy | Gadgets & Tech | Software
Health, Food & Fitness | Fashion | Gardening | DIY | Homes
Accidents | Crime | Culture | Finance | Politics
Science & Environment
Wildlife | Green | Space
Accidents | Crime | Culture | Finance | Politics
Copyright & Privacy | Site Roadmap | Sitemap | Contact
Web Development @ OverHertz Ltd