The actor, who hails from the U.K. originally, is back home before launching into Man From U.N.C.L.E. and Batman vs. Superman.
"He is such a great actor Im so very excited about working with him," Cavill added. "He is going to have such a presence. I can't wait."
Batman vs. Superman, set to star Cavill, Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne, Diane Lane and Ben Affleck, is due in theaters on July 17, 2015.