Zack Snyder: Stormtrooper Spotted on the ‘Batman v. Superman’ Set
In a very weird, yet interesting manner, a Stormtrooper was spotted on set of Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.” Read on to learn more about this scoop.
It was yet another day of filming for Zack Snyder on set of “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” when the helmer posted a tweet of a photo of two Gotham City police officers, the new Batmobile and a Stormtrooper, who was being shoved into the cop car, all with an elusive caption: “Case closed.”
The tweet is a part of “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice”/”Star Wars” crossover photos by Zack Snyder, which included a photo of Superman, Henry Cavill, wielding a lightsaber and an R2D2 traversing a mountain alongside the caped crusader Batman.
Snyder, who has been tagging “Star Wars: Episode VII” helmer J.J. Abrams who responded with his own crossover tweets, the most recent, a caped crusader C-3PO.
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” stars Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman, Ben Affleck as BruceWayne/Batman, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from “Man of Steel,” Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film.
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder are producing, with Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Wesley Coller, David S. Goyer and Geoff Johns serving as executive producers. “Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is directed by Zack Snyder, who also directed the pic “Man of Steel.”
Moreover, the upcoming “Star Wars” film is directed, written and produced by J. J. Abrams and co-produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Bryan Burk, co-written by Lawrence Kasdan from a story by George Lucas, set approximately 30 years after the events of “Return of the Jedi.” the plot revolves around a trio of new young leads, along with the characters from the previous installments. Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford will reprise their roles from the classic trilogy as Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo respectively.
The ensemble will also feature the new cast including John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Gwendoline Christie, Christina Chong and Lupita Nyong’o.
“Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is scheduled to be released in movie theaters on March 25, 2016, while J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars Episode VII” is on course for a December 2015 release date. For more details on celebrities, upcoming movies and TV shows, stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG).
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