“Man of Steel” Henry Cavill told Jay Leno on Thursday night that working on accents is “like going to the gym, for your mouth.”
British actor Cavill, who plays Superman/Clark Kent in the upcoming film, was referring to the American accent he adopted for the upcoming surefire blockbuster.
Then he promptly delivered a beatdown to General Zod in front of a Smallville 7-Eleven — in a clip, of course. (You can watch the action-packed scene in the clip below.)
But learning to speak American was nothing compared to almost getting burned by a nasty co-star: real live fire.
At one point in the interview – not featured in the clip – Cavill was asked about the oil rig fire scene shown in the trailers, according to ComicBook.com. He and Leno discussed one scene in the