Ken Jeong Is Ready To Take Over Henry Cavill’s Role As Superman

Well, it looks like Ken Jeong has got his eyes on the role of Superman and now there’s a hashtag trending on Twitter about it.

After Ken posted what I’m sure you’ll agree is a seamlessly Photoshopped picture of his headon Superman’s body, the funnyman and actor has been relentlessly trying to get the attention of Warner Bros in his ambitious bid to land himself the role of the Man of Steel.

Well, either that or he’s taking the piss. You decide.

Credit: Twitter/kenjeong
Credit: Twitter/kenjeong

In his Twitter posts, the Hangover trilogy star photoshopped himself on to an image from Batman V Superman‘s infamous courtroom scene with a caption reading: “Make. It. Happen.”

The hilarious tweet has received over 16,000 likes and almost 4,000 retweets.

Ken’s apparent new career goal comes after rumours emerged surrounding Henry Cavill’s future as Superman, following an unconfirmed report by The Hollywood Reporter last week.

Henry Cavill. Credit: PA
Henry Cavill. Credit: PA

There have been reports that his decision to step down from the role is a result of contract talks breaking down for an appearance in the upcoming superhero film Shazam!, while another source said his departure was due to a disagreement about his signing up for the role or Geralt of Rivia in the new Netflix show The Witcher.

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