Time Warner Inc and Warner Bros. studio on Wednesday unveiled the title of director Zack Snyder's anticipated superhero sequel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, in which the two legendary DC Comics heroes will face off.
The film, scheduled for release on May 6, 2016, is the follow-up to last year's Man of Steel, which grossed $668 million in worldwide ticket sales.
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Dawn of Justice will see Henry Cavill reprise his role as Superman opposite Argo actor and director Ben Affleck as Batman, a choice that split many fans of the franchise.
The film will also star Amy Adams as Lois Lane and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor.