Washington: The release date of the upcoming superhero movie ‘Batman vs. Superman’ has been delayed till May 6th, 2016, it has been revealed.

'Superman vs. Batman'
'Superman vs. Batman'. Pics/Santa Banta

According to a magazine, the delay was caused after ‘Pan’, which is a new take on the Peter Pan story, took the superhero epic’s original theatrical release date of July 17th, 2015.

The ‘Man of Steel’ sequel will feature Henry Cavill as Superman, while Batman will be played by Ben Affleck.