I'm a huge fan of the LEGO DC Superheroes line - with a special affinity for the excellent, beautiful, and roundly addictive LEGO BATMAN and LEGO BATMAN 2: DC Super Heroes games (the later of which throws Batman, Robin, and Superman into an adventure involving a number of DC icons).
Which makes this news all the more awesome to an incorrigible Geek like me: seems Batman and Superman will both appear in the forthcoming LEGO film - evidently bringing the duo to the big screen before the now-being-scripted JUSTICE LEAGUE live action picture.
Will Arnett will voice the role of Lego Batman.
Helmers are courting their "21 Jump Street" star Channing Tatum to voice Superman, though he has not committed due to his busy schedule,
...reveals THIS piece at Variety.
The live-action/animation hybrid project, directed by CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller along with ROBOT CHICKEN's Chris McKay, is targeting a 2014 release date at this point.