Batman V Superman: New Trailer in Comic-Con, Eisenberg Talks about Lex Luthor!

Those who miss the Comic Con will have to wait for the trailer to be leaked online. Jesse Eisenberg, who plays the role of Lex Luthor in Batman V Superman has let out details about his character.

The actor was very forthcoming and praised the scriptwriter, Chris Terrio for his great effort in creating the character of Lex Luthor. Eisenberg said that unlike other villains, Luthor has been given a core emotional side by Terrio.

Eisenberg told MTV that he hasn’t looked at how other actors have previously portrayed the character and has given the role his individual interpretation. The tone of the movie is very different from the 1978 Superman where Gene Hackman portrayed the character.