The renowned British actor henry cavill has confirmed to us what many of us were afraid to confirm: it will not return to Superman.

Through a statement that henry cavill has published on his official account Instagram, the actor confirmed what James Gunn had already advanced in his official account of Twitter: He has been fired from his starring role in Superman.

“I just had a meeting with James Gunn and peter safran and I have sad news. I will not return as Superman. After being asked by the studio to announce my return in October, before he was hired, this news is not the easiest, but that’s life,” Cavill stated.

The actor also revealed that there will be a younger actor in the new film reboot of the legendary superhero from DC.

“The generational change is something that happens. I respect it. James and Peter have a universe to build. I wish them and everyone involved in this new universe the best of luck and the happiest of fortunes.”

Cavill continued to vent to his fans through the statement he posted:

“To those who have been by my side over the years…we may cry a little, but then we must remember… Superman still present. Everything it represents still exists, and the examples it gives us are still there!”

“My time to wear the cape is over, but what Superman represents will never end. It’s been a fun journey with all of you, onward and upward,” Cavill concluded.

The publication of the popular British actor has received numerous responses and support from both fans and his own colleagues in DC. Without a doubt, this news will not be to the liking of a large part of DC fans, since great support and enthusiasm was expressed in networks to see DC again. henry cavill playing the legendary superhero.