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Henry Cavill Controversy: Actor Apologises After #MeToo Rape Backlash

The Former Superman has recently become a buzzing topic on the internet after D.C. Studios’ new bosses dropped him as Superman. Check out more Henry Cavill Controversy via this article.

Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill, famed by his nickname Henry Cavill is an established British Actor who holds a higher command in the British Entertainment Industry.

The British Actor has captivated the attention of fans by appearing in Charles Brandon in Showtime’s The Tudors, Geralt of Rivia in Netflix’s The Witcher, and 2022’s sequel Eloa Holmes.

Following his international breakthrough as Superman, Henry has starred in the spy films Mission: Impossible Fallout and The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

The Actor began his acting his film career with a role in Laguna and Kevin Reynolds’ adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo.

In the 2017 Justice League movie, which director Joss Whedon remade after Snyder left the film due to a family tragedy, Henry had a cameo as Superman.

Henry Cavill Controversy

In response to a question about how #MeToo affected him, Cavill noted that while society “had to change” regarding how it treats women, the new environment has made him hesitant about “chasing a lady.”

Fans backed Cavill’s remarks, claiming that the #MeToo movement has made dating a “minefield,”, especially for Hollywood celebrities navigating the post-Weinstein age.

Henry Cavill Controversy
Henry had apologized for controversial comments he made about dating in the wake of the #MeToo movement in an interview with GQ Australia(Source: Dailymail)

In response to the uproar, Cavill issued the following statement to CNN: “Having seen the reaction to a piece about my thoughts on dating and the #metoo movement, I just wanted to apologize for any confusion and misunderstanding that this may have produced.”

During the magazine interview, the ‘Man of Steel star was hesitant about approaching women “because I’m going to be called a rapist or something.”

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Henry Cavill Apologies For Rape Backlash: What Did He Say?

Henry Cavill has apologized after backlash over statements he recently made during an interview with G.Q. Australia.

According to B.B.C., the former Superman addressed the “confusion and misunderstanding” over his G.Q. interview.

The Witcher famed Actor made the outspoken comments during an interview with G.Q. Australia as part of his promotional activities for Mission Impossible: Fallout.

Moreover, he discussed the MeToo movement before moving on to flirting, where he suggested that he was reluctant to approach women for fear of getting accused of sexual assault.

Why Did He Drop As Superman?

In a significant reorganization at Warner Bros.’ D.C. Films, Henry Cavill lost his Superman role just days after Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman 3 was canceled, according to Dailymail.

The 39-year-old British Actor most recently teased a confrontation between Superman and Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam in a cameo appearance as Superman after Warner Bros. Black Adam.

As of now, James Gunn and Peter Safran were brought on as the new heads of D.C. Films.

The former Superman Actor informed his 22.9 million Instagram followers on December 14, 2022, that he would not be reprising his role as the Man of Steel in future motion pictures.

Henry Cavill Controversy
The Former Superman Henry Cavill has recently become a buzzing topic on the internet after D.C. Studios’ new bosses dropped him as Superman.(Source: Instagram)

Furthermore, he added Henry just had a meeting with James Gunn and Peter Safran, and it’s sad news announced heartbreaking news that he will not return as Superman.

Cavill played the legendary role in the 2013 Man Of Steel film, in 2016’s Batman v Superman alongside Ben Affleck and Justice League the following year.

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