The first trailer for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel sequel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has been officially released.
Snyder originally teased the trailer’s release for this coming Monday, 20 April, however the trailer has since leaked onto the web, prompting today’s official release two days early.
As well as including new shots of Henry Cavill’s Superman, the trailer includes our first look at Ben Affleck in character as Batman, as well as featuring the voices of Jeremy Irons’s Alfred and Jesse Eisenberg’s Lex Luthor.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is the first film in a slew of releases which herald the formation of the Justice League, DC’s answer to Marvel’s Avengers. It has already been confirmed that Jason Momoa’s Aquaman will feature in the film, with Snyder releasing the first official photo of Momoa in character back in late February.
The full roster of DC’s new cinematic universe is as follows, through to the middle of 2020:
- Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – March 25th, 2016
- Suicide Squad – August 5th, 2016
- Wonder Woman – June 23rd, 2017
- Justice League – November 17th, 2017
- The Flash – March 23rd, 2018
- Aquaman – July 27th, 2018
- Shazam – April 5th, 2019
- Justice League 2 – June 14th, 2019
- Cyborg – April 3rd, 2020
- Green Lantern – June 19th, 2020
Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice will be released in the UK on 25 March 2016 and stars Henry Cavill as Superman, Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Jason Momoa as Aquaman and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor.