Warners has confirmed that One Life to Live cast member Brandon Routh has been cast to play Superman in the upcoming film that will begin shooting early next year.  Routh also has some prime time experience, with guest spots on Will & Grace, Gilmore Girls, and Cold Case. 


Variety reports that Warners has also hired Gil Adler to join producers Jon Peters and director Bryan Singer (see 'X-Men Helmer to Direct Superman').  Adler was executive producer on the soon-to-be-released Constantine, and also exec-produced Starsky and Hutch.