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Henry Cavill reportedly quits Superman, his agent tweets denial

Henry Cavill’s agent shut down rumors that the actor is leaving the “Superman” franchise. “The cape is still in his closet,” Danny Garcia wrote on Twitter. Garcia was responding to a report that Cavill is parting ways with the Man of Steel franchise. Sources told The Hollywood Reporter that plans for Cavill to play a Superman cameo in “Shazam!” starring Zachary Levi had fallen through due to scheduling conflicts. Cavill co-starred with Ben Affleck, who played Batman in the “Batman V Superman” series. “Superman is like James Bond, and after a certain run, you have to look at new actors,” a studio source told The Hollywood Reporter. Meanwhile, Warner Bros., which produces the Superman franchise, is focusing on a S ...