We finally know who will play Lex Luthor in season 3 of the tv series Superman & Loisthis is the actor Michael Cudlitz (The Walking Dead, Southland) who was chosen to play this iconic enemy of theSteel man and the universe DC.
Michael Cudlitz is Lex Luthor in Superman & Lois
We already knew that Jon Cryer would not resume his role of Lex Luthor in the tv series Superman & Lois after portraying the character in Supergirl (and in crossover episodes), since the series is no longer connected with the ArrowVerse which will soon be over. And if Titans has its own Luthor who arrives in season 4 in the person of Titus Welliveranother actor was cast to play Lex Luthor in season 3 of Superman & Lois.
It is Michael Cudlitzwhich you saw in particular in the series The Walking Dead when he played the role ofAbraham or in the series Southlandwho will embody the greatest enemy of Superman.
According to the official character description, the Lex Luthor of Michael Cudlitz is known worldwide as the visionary billionaire behind LexCorpbut in secret, the criminal world knows who it really is The ex : a brutal psychopath who terrorizes everyone he meets. When The ex debuting this season, he disappeared from public view years ago and reappears, determined to right a personal injustice by exacting revenge on the two people he believes have wronged him: Superman (Tyler Hoechlin) and Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch).
One Lex Luthor which therefore seems quite faithful to its version in the various comics. We do not yet know in which episode of season 3 Michael Cudlitz will intervene.
Superman & Lois Season 3 Synopsis
Superman & Lois Season 3 begins a few weeks after Clark Kent/Superman defeated Ally Allston (Rya Kihlstedt), and Clark and Lois are now working together at the Smallville Gazette and enjoying small town life. But the Kents’ romantic bliss only highlights how isolating “the secret” can be, as Chrissy (Sofia Hasmik) struggles to balance a new love interest with her friendship with Lois.
However, Lois’ work-life balance is tested when an undercover mission reveals a deadly enemy who promises to change the Kent family forever. Superman would leave no stone unturned for his family, but with such a ruthless villain, even that might not be enough.
Meanwhile, the Kent boys are pulled in opposite directions, with Jordan (Alex Garfin) figuring out what superhero identity really means and Jonathan (now played by Michael Bishop) searching for purpose beyond the football field. . Amidst all this upheaval, John Henry (Wolé Parks) is haunted by his doppelgänger’s past, with dangerous consequences for him and Natalie (Tayler Buck).
Lana Lang (Emmanuelle Chriqui) and Kyle (Erik Valdez) redefine their family after separation, while Sarah (Inde Navarrette) explores what the future holds for her and Jordan now that she knows the truth about her powers. Having learned the hard way that no one else can work with Superman, General Samuel Lane (Dylan Walsh) returns to his job at the Department of Defense, but he has to deal with his own conflict working with his grandson, Jordan.
Season 3 of Superman & Lois begins Tuesday, March 14 at 8 p.m. on The CWand immediately afterwards, Gotham Knights will start broadcasting.