EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros has set Sara Sampaio for the position of Eve Teschmacher in Superman: Legacy, Deadline can completely reveal.
First showing in Superman and Superman II, the character created by Richard Donner and Mario Puzo is portrayed within the comics as Lex Luthor’s assistant turned love curiosity and proper hand. Portraying Luthor, as we had been first to let you know, is Nicholas Hoult. David Corenswet and Rachel Brosnahan star as Clark Kent/Superman and Lois Lane, respectively. Additionally within the ensemble are Nathan Fillion as Man Gardner/Inexperienced Lantern, Isabela Merced as Hawkgirl, Edi Gathegi as Mister Terrific, Anthony Carrigan as Rex Mason/Metamorpho, and María Gabriela de Faría as Angela Spica/The Engineer.
The primary title in a revamped DC slate, the James Gunn-directed Superman: Legacy follows Superman as he seems to be to reconcile his Kryptonian heritage along with his human upbringing. He’s the embodiment of fact, justice and the American means, guided by human kindness in a world that sees kindness as old style. Gunn additionally penned the script, drawing on characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. DC Studios co-boss Peter Safran produces the pic slated for launch on July 11, 2025.
A Portuguese actress and mannequin well-known for her work with Victoria’s Secret, Sampaio most just lately starred alongside Monica Barbaro, Diego Boneta and extra in Paramount+’s rom-com At Midnight, helmed by Jonah Feingold. Different previous credit embrace dramedy The Clapper with Ed Helms and Amanda Seyfried and Showtime’s Emmy-winning drama Billions. Sampaio is repped by Courageous Artists Administration and Yorn, Levine, Barnes.