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The Superman Costume in 'Man of Steel' Revealed

August 4, 2011 (5:33 pm) GMT
Shiny and made from stretchable material, the costume is a far modern take of the one worn by Christopher Reeve in the 1980s.

The first photograph from studio Warner Brothers on "" reveals how the new Superman will look like. posed in front of a busted bank vault in the iconic suit which is now scale-like and rather shiny.

Cavill, who starred in Showtime's "", said that he had to consume at least 5,000 calories a day to get in the shape right for the role. "You've got to eat protein first, then a little bit of carbs. You've gotta keep your hunger levels going," he told Total Film, adding "I'm training two and a half hours a day, pushing my body beyond its normal limits, putting on a lot of muscle mass and just making myself look like Superman."

The superhero film which is directed by Zack Snyder will hit theaters in 2013. Screenplay was written by David S. Goyer and developed from a story by Goyer and Christopher Nolan.

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