Man of Steel Star Traue Joins The Rock in Hercules

Man of Steel

's Antje Traue will join the cast of Hercules, filmmaker Brett Ratner announced today via Twitter.

The film, which is loosely based on the graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian Wars by Steve Moore and Cris Bolsin, stars Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in the title role alongside Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes and John Hurt.

Traue plays Faora, a female Kryptonian working for General Zod with whom Superman reportedly has a brutal hand-to-hand battle during the upcoming, Zack Snyder-directed Super-reboot.