Despite a tough critical and commercial fallout for Justice League, the Englishman is bullish about his immediate future as the Man of Steel in the DCEU.
The director let slip that he has held conversations with Warner Brothers about the character, intimating that was wants to craft a Superman movie that feels like the original.
The legend of the scrapped DC blockbuster lives on and as Cage was on the promotional circuit, he hyped that legend even further.
Should one viewer's account of San Diego Comic-Con be true, then the upcoming ensemble blockbuster will turn the DCEU on its head.
The comic book icon has outlined his plan for a new interpretation to the Man of Steel, giving Kal-El the Dark Knight treatment that might translate to the big screen.
A popular subreddit user has outlined the details of the upcoming DC trailer, indicating that Henry Cavill's character is far from onboard with the superheroes.
As Justice League release a fresh poster for DCEU fans, one of their small screen superheroes has been mooted for a crossover with Henry Cavill.
DC's scheduling hit another pothole this week as Dwayne Johnson's standalone title was reportedly scrapped, all before being shoehorned into Henry Cavill's next adventure
Just hours before the trailer dropped for the DC blockbuster, the director admitted that it is difficult for the franchise to push forward with the ensemble minus the Man of Steel.
Matthew Vaughn of Kingsman: The Secret Service fame has been mooted for the big chair as the other superhero installment heads to paradise.
The 42-year old actress sat down with Andrew Garfield and explained the complex nature of her character in the Superman story
The actor's manager let it slip that, while dialing in his career, he has agreed to do another Superman installment after or in-between the Justice League films.