Who is David Corenswet, the new Superman?

American actor David Corenswet is the new Superman. On Tuesday, filmmaker James Gunn announced Corenswet would play Superman in his film Superman: Legacy.

David Corenswet comes from a family of lawyers.(Photo: David Corenswet/Instagram)

Corenswet started acting at the age of nine and graduated from The Juilliard School in 2016. After graduating, the actor took up a few guest roles in television series.

David Korensvet starred in a 2017 episode of the American procedural drama Elementary and also starred in House of Cards in 2018. His breakthrough role came in the 2019 series The Politician. Although her character Rivers died by suicide in the series, Korensvet was so appreciated that she became a regular on the show and began acting in the series’ flashback sequences.

In May 2023, David Korenswet was cast in Lee Isaac Chung’s epic disaster drama Twisters. The film is scheduled to release on 19 July 2024.

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Korensvet comes from a family of lawyers. However, before becoming a lawyer, his father worked as a stage actor.

Superman: Legacy deals with Superman’s journey to understand both his elite Kryptonian heritage and his small-town, Midwestern upbringing as Clark Kent. The film is scheduled for release on July 11, 2025.


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