Although he played Superman in the DC Extended Universe, recent rumors claim that Henry Cavill has now signed on with Marvel Studios for a role in their Marvel Cinematic Universe.
According to entertainment insider Emmet Kennedy's recent tweet, Marvel Studios may soon be signing seven new actors and actresses.
Aside from Cavill, the following actors have been linked to the role: John Boyega, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Jodie Comer, John Krasinski, Giancarlo Esposito, and Denzel Washington.
Kennedy states that the individuals they sign will assist in Phase 5 of the MCU and that Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, will be present at D23 Expo 2022 from September 9-11 to announce these signings.
Kennedy also mentioned the forthcoming Fantastic Four and X-Men films in his tweet. According to reports from last year, Cavill met with Marvel Studios about a part.