Having made his official entrance into the DCEU via a post-credit scene as Deathstroke, the actor argued his case for the alternate reality to become a big screen title.
The 40-year old has teased DC fans with the possibility that he might be out of Matt Reeves' new project, failing to commit to the title that has drastically changed course.
Providing a less than reassuring response to his commitment to the picture, DC are now in further trouble as the lead villain is getting cold feet on the project.
The Magic Mike star has come out to quash rumors of discontent and disfunction behind the scenes, arguing that the cameras will soon be rolling.
Joe Manganiello opened up to press about the upcoming DC blockbuster and heaped praise on the star for the direction he is taking the franchise.
The actor from True Blood and Magic Mike will use his build to be a daunting challenge for the caped crusader.