Superman is getting super dragged for controversial comments about sexual harassment.
While discussing his single status in a new interview with GQ Australia, actor Henry Cavill addressed what he’s learned from the #MeToo movement, explaining that though he agrees “stuff has to change,” he’s fearful of being villainized for flirting with and pursuing women.
“There’s something wonderful about a man chasing a woman. There’s a traditional approach to that, which is nice,” he said. “I think a woman should be wooed and chased, but maybe I’m old-fashioned for thinking that.” He went on to detail why, exactly, he’s hesitant in the #MeToo era.
“It’s very difficult to do that if there are certain rules in place. Because then it’s like: ‘Well, I don’t want to go up and talk to her, because I’m going to be called a rapist or something.