He then co-starred with Armie Hammer in the spy film The Man from U. Originally the highest-grossing Superman film of all time, it was surpassed by 2016's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, where Cavill reprised his role as Superman and making it his highest-grossing film to date. (2015) and the Netflix war drama Sand Castle (2017).Cavill later reprised his role again in Justice League (2017).Cavill began his film career with a role in Laguna (2001) and the following year in Kevin Reynolds' 2002 adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo. In 2015, he co-starred with Armie Hammer in the spy film The Man from U. Though he originally wanted to leave his archipelago birthplace, he later reported that he missed home greatly and regularly dealt with being bullied by other children over his weight. Cavill would gain further prominence and international fame playing the titular superhero Superman in the 2013 reboot film Man of Steel, which became a commercial success and the highest-grossing Superman film of all time, a role that he will reprise in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League Parts One and Two. Then attended Stowe boarding school, where he developed a love for acting, performing in several productions.He made his television debut as Chas Quiter in a 2002 episode of The Inspector Lynley Mysteries.During his childhood he was bullied a lot at school for his chubbiness and known as “Fat Cavill” because he was fat as a kid.
Henry’s father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of English origin (born in Chester, England).He continued with appearances in BBC's The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2002), the television film Goodbye, Mr.Chips (2002), and the television series Midsomer Murders (2003).In 2003, he had a supporting role in I Capture the Castle, followed by Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005), Red Riding Hood (2006) and Tristan & Isolde (2006).He had a minor role in Matthew Vaughn's adaptation of Stardust (2007). The 30-year-old actor was spotted later that day eating lunch while still showing off his muscles.