Henry Cavill

Henry Cavill, born in 1983, is a British actor, who rose to international prominence for playing Clark Kent-Superman in the DC Extended Universe and Geralt of Rivia in the television series The Witcher.

Cavill was born in Saint Helier on the island of Jersey. The fourth of five siblings, he is the son of a bank employee and a stockbroker. After elementary school, he attended Stowe School, where he began to cultivate the theater acting business.

He has often stated that he considered military enlistment or university studies in ancient history, especially Egyptology, as an alternative to acting.

He is affected by somatic mosaicism, a form of heterochromia for which multiple colors appear in the same iris, Cavill's left iris, blue, has a small brown spot.
Cavill was engaged to athlete Ellen Whitaker from February 2011 to August 2012. From September 2012 to 2014, he was in a relationship with actress Gina Carano. Besides English he also speaks French, Spanish and Italian.

He has been a passionate gamer since childhood, so much so that in an interview he declared that he had missed the phone call with which Zack Snyder informed him that he had chosen him to play the role of Superman because he was too busy playing in a World of War session. Warcraft. He also stated that the strategic game series Total War is one of his favorites, especially for the chapters dedicated to the world of Warhammer, so much so that the production house has added a tribute to the actor in a DLC for Total War: Warhammer II by calling a Loremaster of Hoeth of the High Elves Cavill.