The classic British detective of Arthur Conan Doyle has more than one actor that gave life to the character, including Henry Cavill. The Witcher star portrayed the character in the Netflix Original film franchise of Enola Holmes. However, fans love the portrayal of the Iron Man star, Robert Downey Jr. as well. But what happens if these two powerful actors are put together in one Sherlock film? How would you react to it? Well, there is a possibility of these two actors appearing in the most-awaited upcoming Sherlock Holmes film.
As reported by Giant Freakin Robot, The Witcher actor is currently in negotiation to star in the upcoming Sherlock Holmes movie alongside Robert Downey Jr. Jude Law, who starred as Dr. Watson in the previous 2 films, will also continue to be Sherlock’s partner. Although the film will see Jared Harris as Moriarty, and Stephen Fry as Mycroft Holmes. So, which role would the Superman actor play?
Although this will not be the first Sherlock film that Cavill has associated himself with. As said, the English actor has already portrayed Sherlock Holmes alongside Millie Bobby Brown as Enola Holmes in the Netflix Original. However, in Sherlock Holmes 3, there is a role for the actor that might suit him.
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Which role could Henry Cavill play in the upcoming Sherlock Holmes movie?
Although Robert Downey Jr. has already been confirmed to play Sherlock Holmes. Therefore, there is another role for the 39-year-old that would make sense for him. As the upcoming film is set in the USA, and the filmmakers were looking for an American industrialist, who is the enemy of Sherlock Holmes. There is a strong possibility for the Man of Steel actor to be the rival of the genius British detective.
Although Guy Ritchie directed the previous 2 films; in Sherlock Holmes 3, he would be available for the production part only. However, Ritchie and Cavill would work together once again in The Man from U.N.C.L.E 2.
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While we await more news about the confirmation of Cavill’s role, tell us if you are also excited about it. Do you also want to see Iron Man and Superman stars with each other? Share your views with us in the comment box below.