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Posted Friday 11/16/18 at 2:33PM EST
Jon Cryer cast as Supergirl's Lex Luther
The former Two and a Half Men star played Lex’s nephew, Lenny Luthor, in the 1987 film Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. Now he'll play the iconic villain on Supergirl, starting with the 15th episode of the season. “We are enormous fans of Jon Cryer, and he was instantly our dream actor to play the iconic role of Lex Luthor,” said Supergirl executive producers Robert Rovner and Jessica Queller. “Jon is a super-talent, and the fact that he played Lenny Luthor in Superman IV brings an added layer of legacy to his casting. We’re beyond thrilled to welcome Jon to the Supergirl family.” Cryer tweeted of the news: "Finally, my profile picture pays off!"
Posted Friday 9/14/18 at 3:04PM EDT
The CW finds its Lois Lane: Grimm's Elizabeth Tulloch
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Tulloch, who also goes by "Bitsie Tulloch," will take on the iconic role of Lois Lane on the Arrowverse crossover event, joining Tyler Hoechlin, who reprises his Superman role. Tulloch starred on six seasons of NBC's Grimm. "We couldn’t be more excited to introduce Lois Lane to the Arrowverse," Supergirl executive producers Jessica Queller and Robert Rovner said in a statement last month when they began their Lois Lane casting search. "This dogged, determined and brave reporter will make for a strong partner to Superman and amazing addition to our universe of DC characters."