Hugh Jackman is in his native Australia secretly shooting scenes for pal Bryan Singer's upcoming Superman movie.

Website IESB.NET reports Jackman will play Clark Kent's adoptive father JONATHAN Kent in flashback scenes in the much anticipated SUPERMAN RETURNS.

Newcomer Brandon Routh will play Superman/Clark Kent in the new film, while movie veteran Eva Marie Saint will play his adoptive mother MARTHA KENT.

The film also features Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Parker Posey, James MARSDEN, Frank Langella and Kal Penn, as well as archive footage of the late Marlon Brando, who played Superman's father JOR-EL in the first Superman film in 1978.

22/04/2005 02:56