Bryan Cranston is Lex Luthor
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Casting news for the Superman/Batman film is slowly trickling in, and now the first reports for who will play Lex Luthor are in. Rolling Stone is reporting Bryan Cranston has been cast, and will appear in several films. I'll let the greentext do the rest. Keep in mind this is still officially unconfirmed.
>After five seasons of playing Walter White, the chemist-turned-meth-kingpin on AMC's Breaking Bad, Bryan Cranston has racked up plenty of evil-doer experience. And according to report from Cosmic Book News, he'll boost his villain credentials even further by playing Superman nemesis Lex Luthor in the upcoming sequel for Man of Steel.
>Cranston has reportedly signed a deal that includes at least six appearances (and possibly more), meaning that his character will appear in a variety of films set within the inter-connected DC Comics universe.
>"Cranston is truly a dream casting for Luthor," a source told Cosmic Book News.