A year before the movie opens, the first photo of Jesse Eisenberg as supervillian Lex Luthor in the “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” was released.
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Entertainment Weekly debutted the striking black-and-white photo.
Lex Luther has a long history as Superman’s archenemy. Though he possesses no superhuman powers, he is driven to destroy the hero.
Eisenberg is best known for playing Mark Zuckerberg in 2010’s “The Social Network,” but he has also starred in “Zombieland,” “Adventureland,” and “The Double.”
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” stars Henry Cavill as Clark Kent / Superman; Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne / Batman; Gal Gadot as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman; Amy Adams as Lois Lane; and Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry / Aquaman. Several other stars including Jeremy Irons and Laurence Fishburne are also set to appear in the movie.
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is directed by Zack Snyder and will be released in theaters on March 25, 2016.
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