We reported last month that Aaron Johnson (Kick-Ass) could be eyed up for the lead role and sources close to Variety are claiming that he is still in the running. However Legendary Pictures are still waiting on the Frank Darabont (The Mist) script and no deals will be signed until that is finished. His script will be the fifth version since David S. Goyer's (Man of Steel) initial screenplay.
The script and casting will need to be sorted out soon if Legendary and Warner Bros. are going to meet their projected March start date.
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