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'Man Of Steel' Sequel Title Revealed

Kathy Zerbib |
May 22, 2014 | 2:13 p.m. PDT

Senior Entertainment Editor

 Dawn of Justice" is official (Warner Bros).
Dawn of Justice" is official (Warner Bros).
The highly anticipated sequel to "Man of Steel" has finally released its movie title for eager fans. We now know the Ben Affleck-Henry Cavill superhero blockbuster will be entitled "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice."

Affleck will play Batman, while Cavill resumes his role as Superman. 

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A week ago, the public was treated to a first look at Affleck in his Dark Knight attire. His casting was a controversial one for fans of the comic books and Batman movies alike.

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Other stars confirmed for the movie include Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. 

Director Zack Snyder previously stated the "Man of Steel" sequel will help build up his next movie about the Justice League.

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"Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" is set to release on May 6, 2016.

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