Costner to play Clark Kent’s dad
KEVIN Costner will play Clark Kent’ s adoptive father in the new Superman movie , The Hollywood Reporter said Thursday.
Warner Bros. said in a statement : ‘ ‘ Jonathan Kent is the only father figure Clark has ever had, the man who was there to help Clark understand what he was meant to do in the world as Superman.’’
The film, thought to be titled Superman: Man of Steel, is set to be released in late 2012.
Costner last starred in The Company Men with Ben Affleck and Tommy Lee Jones.