December 17, 2018

Nicolas Cage to Finally Play Superman (in the 'Teen Titans Go!' Movie)

15 March 2018, 02:41 | Regina Holmes

Nicolas Cage is Superman in the 'Teen Titans GO!' Movie

Nicolas Cage to rightfully don Superman's mantle in the Teen Titans GO! movie

Meanwhile, Superman is an ironic role for Cage to take on, because he was originally slated to play the superhero in Tim Burton's scrapped 1998 Superman Lives film.

Nicolas Cage is a HUGE fan of Superman. According to USA Today, they are the first of several more high-profile celebrities meant to voice additional DC characters in the movie. "Him & I" singer-songwriter Halsey is set to co-star as Wonder Woman.

Nicolas Cage will finally have a chance to play the Man of Steel.

While Cage never got to play his favorite hero on the big screen, USA Today reports that he will voice Superman in the upcoming animated film Teen Titans GO!

However, in order to make the film that much more exciting, Teen Titans Go! to the Movies went straight to the music charts to cast parts to some of the most popular musicians to date.

Say what you will of the cartoon series, Teen Titans Go!, which aired April 23, 2013 on Cartoon Network as part of the DC Nation block and is now airing its fourth season.

"It seems to the Teens that all major superheroes out there are star in their own movies-everyone but the Teen Titans, that is". The animated feature has been directed by Aaron Horvath, also the screenwriter, and will open in theaters on July 27, 2018. With some madcap ideas and a few musical numbers ready to bust out, the Titans head to Tinsel Town to persuade a hotshot director (Kristen) to help.

Yes, Balloon Man is a real comic book villain.

Cage joins a voice cast that includes Scott Menville as Robin, Hynden Walch as Starfire, Tara Strong as Raven, Khary Payton as Cyborg, Greg Cipes as Beast Boy, Will Arnett as Slade Wilson.

In addition to the characters named above, Teen Titans Go!

Regarding the casting, executive producer and Warner Bros.

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