Lois Lane may be the love of Superman’s life, but she wasn’t his first. That honor belongs to Clark Kent’s high school sweetheart, Lana Lang. Now, The Passage‘s Emmanuelle Chriqui will be come the latest actress to portray Lana on The CW’s Superman and Lois.
Deadline broke the story, and revealed that Lana has married someone else in the intervening years. The report also describes Lana Lang-Cushing as “the loan officer at Smallville Bank who stayed in Smallville when others left for something bigger and brighter. Lana reestablishes her friendship with her old friend, Clark Kent, during one of the most difficult periods in her life.”
Chriqui may be best known for co-starring in Entourage for several seasons. She also lent her voice to Tron: Uprising.
Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch will headline the series as Clark Kent/Superman and Lois Lane. Jordan Elsass and Alexander Garfin will also star in the series as Superman and Lois’ sons, Jonathan and Jordan Kent. Additionally, Dylan Walsh will portray Lois’ father, General Sam Lane.
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