Following yesterday’s massive news, the co-head of the DCU asks for fan enter regarding Superman having trunks through Twitter.
Gunn is developing Superman: Legacy which will be a new tackle the Man of Steel, featuring a younger actor playing a youthful model of the character than the Henry Cavill model.
Director Zack Snyder introduced his model of the Man of Steel with no trunks which was followed up within the comics.
On Wednesday, James Gunn took to Twitter to ask his 1.5 million followers if Superman should have trunks or no trunks?
Currently, the results present that fans are in favor of trunks as 60.8% are in favor of the classic look of Superman while the no trunks answer has obtained 39.2% of the vote.
Over 260k votes have been forged, so meaning around 156k followers have voted in favor of Superman getting the trunks back.
“Btw this is for fun. We’re not going to decide whether or not Superman has trunks or no trunks based mostly on an egregiously non-scientific Twitter poll,” Gunn added in another tweet.
Congressman Robert Garcia who is a “huge comedian e-book nerd” voted in favor of the trunks.
“Trunks. This answer is so necessary that I’m twitter voting from the House of Representatives,” Garcia tweeted.
Fans can vote on Twitter.
We’ve additionally posted a poll in our Facebook Group the place 57% of followers need the trunks.
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) February 1, 2023
What is Superman: Legacy about?
The details revealed embrace James Gunn is writing Superman: Legacy which has a July 11, 2025 launch date.
No director or actor is attached to the movie as of but.
“It’s not an origins story, it focuses on Superman’s balancing his Kryptonian heritage along with his human upbringing. He’s the embodiment of fact, justice and the American way, he’s kindness in a world that thinks of kindness as old-fashioned,” said co-head Peter Safran in regards to the film.
“In the preliminary stages, our story might be specializing in an earlier part of Superman’s life, so the character is not going to be performed by Henry Cavill. But we just had a great assembly with Henry and we’re big followers and we talked about a selection of exciting possibilities to work collectively sooner or later,” Gunn said back in December.
It’s additionally known Superman: Legacy will be PG-13, with Gunn additionally confirming Superman is “not meeting the major characters for the primary time, both. He’s merely youthful.”
The trades have also described the film as focusing on Superman’s life as a cub reporter around the age of 25 years outdated within the fictional city of Metropolis where audiences will encounter him meeting key characters, like colleague Lois Lane, and since Gunn’s Superman is youthful, there was by no means a chance of Cavill playing the function.
Plans are also in place for video games that includes the Man of Steel and extra.