Henry Cavill (born May 5, 1983) is a British actor, known mainly for his roles in The Tudors, Immortals and Man of Steel — as well as his bad luck, consisting in a long string of near-misses in landing important roles before his recent rise to prominence.
- Stardust (2007) as Humphrey
- The Tudors (2007 — 2010) as Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk
- Immortals (2011) as Theseus
- The Cold Light of Day (2012) as Will Shaw
- DC Extended Universe (2013 — present) as Clark Kent / Superman:
- The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) as Napoleon Solo
This actor provides examples of:
- Fan Community Nickname: His fans have gotten the name "The Cavillry."
- Lantern Jaw of Justice: Who do you think his incarnation of Superman gets it from?