Back when it was announced that Jesse Eisenberg had been cast as Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, many fans of the character expressed outrage at the news, because of their belief that the actor is not intimidating enough to take on the role of such an iconic villain. However, the actor won many fans over after showing off his acting chops in some of the trailers for the movie and judging from everything that we’ve seen so far, it appears that he did a great job portraying Luthor.
From his hairstyle to his mannerisms in this movie, it has become apparent that this incarnation of the character is much more different than his predecessors. Speaking with Playboy, Eisenberg offered some insight into this modern take on the villain. Here’s what he had to say:
For more comments from Eisenberg, click here. What do you guys think? Are you looking forward to seeing Eisenberg as Lex Luthor when Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice hits theaters next month? Sound-off your thoughts in the comment section below.