DC Animation’s “Justice League Dark: Apokolips Wars” is due to drop next week and they have already announced the voice cast for their follow up animated feature.
The next film is titled, “Superman: Man of Tomorrow.” According to Entertainment Weekly, the film sees “Clark Kent working as an intern for the Daily Planet and learning on the job how to save the city of Metropolis.”
Darren Criss (Glee, Midway) has been cast in the lead role of Clark Kent, while Star Trek and Heroes’ Zachary Quinto will voice his foe, Lex Luthor.
Criss is no stranger to DC Comics adaptations, having appeared on The CW’s Supergirl and The Flash as the supervillain known as Music Meister.
The voice cast ensemble of Superman: Man of Tomorrow also includes San Andreas and True Detective’s Alexandra Daddario as Lois Lane, Brett Dalton (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) as cosmic bounty hunter Lobo, Ryan Hurst (The Walking Dead) as the supervillain Parasite, and Ike Amadi (Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge) as Martian Manhunter.
Jonathan and Martha Kent will be played by Neil Flynn and Bellamy Young, respectively. Superman: Man of Tomorrow is due out this summer on digital, 4K Ultra combo pack, and Blu-ray combo pack.