Movie buffs are chattering about the news that three-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams has been cast as Lois Lane in the next
movie, directed by Zack Snyder.
Adams is perhaps best known for her breakout role in the 2007 Disney live-action romantic comedy
, and she is fresh off of her third Oscar nomination for her role in
The man of steel will be played by Henry Cavill, best known for his work in the Showtime series,
. Superman: Man of Steel is set for release in 2012.