Here he is! Kal-El’s father, overweight and smoking on the set of the new Superman movie, MAN OF STEEL. DailyMail scored these first spy photos that give you a look at Russell Crowe‘s full on costume as Jor-El. What do you think?
Obviously this is no Brando’s all white outfit anymore, Crowe’s even got his own cape. Check out a couple of more photos below..
MAN OF STEEL, starring Henry Cavill as the new Superman, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, and Michael Shannon as General Zod, Russell Crowe as Jor-El, Ayalet Zurer as Lara, Antje Traue as Faora. Christopher Meloni as a military character. Harry Lennix as General Swanwick, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White.
Scripted by David S. Goyer, based on a story by Christopher Nolan and Goyer, the project will be directed by Zack Snyder and produced by Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas, Deborah Snyder, exec-produced by Legendary Pictures’ Thomas Tull and Lloyd Phillips.
Production starts this summer in Chicago for a June 14th, 2013 release