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Matt McGloin

Superman: Man Of Steel (2012): Connie Nielsen up for role as Lara?


picLooks like a Superman fan facebook page got their hands on a production sheet from Zack Snyder's Man Of Steel.

Listed, is an offer to actress Connie Nielsen for the part of Lara-El, Superman's Kryptonian mother.

Russel Crowe is in final negotiations to play Jor-El. Note: Nielsen and Crowe were both in Gladiator.

Also listed on the production sheet, is an offer to actor Harry Lennix to play the part of a supporting role. Lennix had parts in Matrix: Revolutions, Law and Order and Dollhouse.

picThe production sheet is unconfirmed, so keep that in mind.

Stay tuned to Cosmic Book News as more on the Man Of Steel develops.

Superman flies into theaters December 2012 directed by Zack Snyder starring, Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel, Diane Lane as Martha "Ma" Kent, Kevin Costner as Jonathan "Pa" Kent, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Michael Shannon as Zod, and Russel Crowe as Jor-El.

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