TVLine is reporting that Tyler Hoechlin will be reprising the role of Superman for CW’s upcoming DC Arrowverse crossover event later in the year, with Lois Lane also joining alongside him.
All that’s known storywise about the crossover event is that it will introduce audiences to Batwoman (Ruby Rose) for the first time whilst also introducing Gotham City into the overall Arrowverse. The three-night crossover event will kick off with The Flash on the 9th December, then Arrow on the 10th December and finally Supergirl on the 11th December.
Supergirl Executive Producers Jessica Queller and Robert Rovner, released a statement saying:
We couldn’t be more excited to introduce Lois Lane to the Arrowverse. This dogged, determined and brave reporter will make for a strong partner to Superman and amazing addition to our universe of DC characters.
The report states that Hoechlin’s Superman will appear in all three episodes. Casting will begin soon to find the Arrowverse’s Lois Lane.