Sequel finds its Cyborg…

Relative unknown theatre Ray Fisher is in negotiations to the cast of Zack Snyder’s highly-anticipated ‘Man of Steel’ sequel, according to Variety.

Fisher would play Victor Stone, a promising football player whose life is derailed and is forced to become the half-man, half-machine superhero Cyborg. Created by Wolfman and George Pérez, the character first appeared 1980’s ‘DC Comics Presents’ #26.

The cast of untitled film includes Henry Cavill (Superman), Ben Affleck (Batman), Jesse Eisenberg (Lex Luthor), Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) and Amy Adams (Lois Lane).

Fisher, best known for portraying a young Muhammad Ali in the stage production ‘Fetch Clay, Make Man,’ will make his feature debut with the film.