Michael Cudlitz will be the iconic super-villain Lex Luthor in the third season of DC series Superman & Lois. Michael Cudlitz has been cast as Lex Luthor, “known to the world as the visionary billionaire behind LexCorp. But secretly, the criminal underworld knows who Lex really is: a brutal psychopath who terrorizes everyone he crosses paths with.” According to the official character description, “When Lex debuts this season, it’s been years since he’s stepped out of the public eye. And he’s reemerging determined to right a personal injustice by waging vengeance on the two people he feels have wronged him: Superman (Tyler Hoechlin) and Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch).”
Cudlitz he is best known for playing Sergeant Abraham Ford in The Walking Dead. He appeared as a fan favorite character in seasons 4 through 7 of the zombie drama series. Ed also returned for a cameo in a Season 9 episode. He also starred in TNT’s Southland, HBO’s Band of Brothers miniseries. In addition to Cudlitz’s Lex Luthor, the third season of Superman and Lois will feature the debut of The Orville’s Chad L. Coleman as Intergang crime boss Bruno Mannheim.
The villain of A.D was first seen by John Diggle in the Season 2 finale of Superman & Lois. When John Diggle turned to John Henry Irons/Steel for his help in investigating the criminal activities of Intergang. The casting marks Coleman’s first comic book-related role since playing villain Tobias Church in four episodes of Arrow during its fifth season in 2016. Season 3 of Superman & Lois will begin several weeks after the Big Blue Boy Scout defeated Ally Allston.
Michael Cudlitz also starred in ABC’s The Kids Are Alright
With Clark And Lois who now work together at the Smallville Gazette and enjoy small-town life. However, according to the season synopsis, “Lois’ work-life balance is tested. When an undercover assignment reveals a deadly enemy who promises to change the Kent family forever. Superman would move heaven and earth for his family. But with such a ruthless villain, even that might not be enough.” Alongside Hoechlin and Tulloch as the titular couple in season three are there Alex Garfin as Jordan Kent Eric Valdez as Kyle Cushing.
Inde Navarret as Sarah Cortez, Wolé Parks as John Henry Irons, Taylor Buck as Natalie Irons. It’s still Sofia Hasmik as Chrissy Beppo, Dylan Walsh as Samuel Lane ed Emmanuelle Crisqui as Lana Lang-Cushing. The upcoming season will also see the debut of Michael Bishop as Jonathan Kent, replacing Jordan Elsass who departed the series after the second season. The third season of Superman and Lois will air on The CW on Tuesday, March 14.