The release date for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice has been brought forward from May 2016 to March 25, 2016. 

The Zack Snyder-directed film will see Man of Steel star Henry Cavill reprise his role as Superman, with Ben Affleck taking on the role of Gotham's hero Batman, Gal Godot as Wonder Woman and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor. 

As part of its strategy for films based on DC Comics, studio Warner Bros has also announced that there will be two DC Comics blockbusters in 2016 and 2017, three in 2018, two in 2019 and three in 2020.