Now that he’s hung up his Superman cape, Henry Cavill dives into another adaptation: the former witcher Star is set to direct an Amazon series based on Warhammer 40,000corresponding The Hollywood Reporter.
The series – which is still in early development and has no writers attached – is based on the popular board game set 40,000 years in the future where humans are locked in a never-ending war with aliens and magical beings. (Cavill is reportedly a warhammer fan and even paints the miniature figures of the game himself.) Amazon is in final talks to lock down the rights to the game after a long bidding war.
Cavill is best known for playing Clark Kent/Superman in blockbuster movies such as man of Steel and Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. However, he is no longer playing the role on the big screen after new DC boss James Gunn announced the next one superman Film will feature a younger actor playing the famous superhero.
He also starred as Geralt of Rivia in Netflix’s hit video game adaptation The Witcher, which debuted on the streamer in 2019. But in October, Netflix announced that Cavill would not be returning for the show’s fourth season, with Liam Hemsworth taking on the role of Geralt. (Despite the Superman news, Cavill won’t be getting back to it The Witcher to recapture the lead role, TVLine has confirmed.) Cavill’s other credits include The Tudors, UNCLE’s husband and Enola Holmes.
https://tvline.com/2022/12/15/henry-cavill-warhammer-40000-amazon-tv-series/ Henry Cavill stars in the TV series Warhammer 40,000 for Amazon