Zack Snyder has offered the actress the role as Superman’s mother in latest installment in the franchise
Julia Ormond is the mom of steel.
Ormond will play Superman's biological mother, Lara — the one on Krypton. Superman's adoptive mom here on Earth, Martha Kent, will be played by Diane Lane. As for father figures: Russell Crowe is Jor-el on Krypton (Ormond's spouse, in other words) and Kevin Costner is Jonathan Kent on Earth.
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Henry Cavill will play the Man of Steel.
Amy Adams plays Lois Lane.
Deadline first reported the news.