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Scoot McNairy Lands Mystery Role in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'

June 27, 2014 (4:36 am) GMT
While there is no official confirmation, McNairy is rumored to play Nightwing in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel.
Scoot McNairy

"" has apparently added another actor to its cast ensemble. Deadline learns ("", "") is tapped for an unspecified role in the upcoming "" sequel.

El Mayimbe of Latino Review suggests on Twitter that the Jackson Norris of "Marvel One-Shot: All Hail the King" is cast to play the long-rumored Nightwing. In the comics, he is the alter ego of Dick Grayson who was taken under Batman's wing and became the first incarnation of Robin before he takes on the independent superhero identity.

McNairy is expected to reunite with "Argo" director, producer, and main star who is set to portray the Caped Crusader. is tapped as Wonder Woman, stars as Lex Luthor, and is expected to play Aquaman.

"Dawn of Justice" is set to open against Marvel's "Captain America 3" on May 6, 2016 in the States. It will see the return of Zack Synder at the helm, as Superman, as Lois Lane, and many other returning crew.



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