Breaking Hair News: Henry Cavill Shaves His Head

Superman is getting a makeover.

Henry Cavill just shaved off his Clark Kent curls for his upcoming war movie, Sand Castle. The Man of Steel actor took to his newly minted Instagram account to share the hair transformation, posting a time-lapse video of himself in the barber chair as a hairstylist buzzes off his hair.

“The road to Captain Syverson #SandCastle,” he captioned the clip.

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Sand Castle is a film based on screenwriter and army veteran Chris Roessner’s experience as a machine gun operator in Iraq’s Sunni Triangle. Directed by Fernando Coimbra, the movie also stars Nicholas Hoult and Luke Evans.