It’s been years since Henry Cavill first became Superman. Fans wonder when Cavill will reprise the role for the film's sequel. According to ComicBook.com, Cavill doesn't know when he will play Superman in a solo film again. He was asked when the next Superman movie will go live. ---I can say this... it is highly likely we will see another Superman movie somewhere between 2019 and 2045.--- Cavill had said he’d like to do a direct sequel to Man of Steel.