| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Many Americans first noticed Henry Cavill as the handsome Charles Brandon on Showtime's "The Tudors" from 2007 to 2010, but for most he's not so familiar--until now. Now that the 30-year-old has suited up as Superman in "Man of Steel," he'll be well-known...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 9:19 AM
"Man of Steel" was the kryptonite to any box-office rival this weekend, monopolizing ticket sales and flying away with No. 1.
The 3-D film starring Henry Cavill as Superman grossed a stellar $113.1 million over the weekend, according to an estimate from...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is upping its game again this year, bringing Michael Shannon, Zachary Quinto, Norman Reedus, John Barrowman, WWE Superstar CM Punk and comic legend Stan Lee to the Aug. 8-11 convention in Rosemont.
Several of those names...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Known for playing the role of Superman in the Bryan Singer directed "Superman Returns" back in 2006, Brandon Routh has been embraced by comic-book fans everywhere. After donning the iconic cape and tights, Routh went on to roles in other comic-book...
| Jun 14, 2013
The already-ubiquitous Superman symbol is about to get a lot more popular. Whether or not “Man of Steel” dominates the […]...
| Jun 13, 2013
Superman is soaring into theaters this weekend with Zack Snyder's “Man of Steel.” But fans who can't wait for Friday […]...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Brandon Routh first made a name for himself as a character from the comic pages in "Superman Returns," and he tackles another such role in this seriocomic thriller about a sleuth who counts the undead among his clients.
Thus, he must use special...
| May 18, 2012
| 4:08 AM
The moviemakers behind "Crooked Arrows" take square aim at making a "Mighty Ducks with lacrosse." Is it fair to say a film hits the bull's-eye when the target is so easy? You wish this movie had focused on its fresh material about lacrosse's Native...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:12 AM
For five seasons on "Chuck,"Chicago native Ryan McPartlin has been awesome—Captain Awesome, that is—as the brother-in-law of computer geek-turned-superspy Chuck Bartowski (Zachary Levi).
McPartlin's rotation as Dr. Devon Woodcomb ends at 7 p....
| May 29, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Henry Cavill is flying into theaters next month as Superman in Zach Snyder's "Man of Steel," the latest big-screen adaptation of the comic book superhero.
The actor, 30, who hails from the self-governing island of Jersey in the English Channel, hasn't...
| Nov 8, 2011
Not that long ago the British film magazine Empire named the British actor Henry Cavill “the Unluckiest man in Hollywood.” Cavill, a native of the island of Jersey in the Channel Islands near France, was almost Cedric Diggory in the Harry...