Eva Marie Saint (“North by Northwest”) has been cast as Martha Kent, mother of Clark Kent (Brandon Routh) in Warners’ “Superman” film directed by Bryan Singer.

Thesp joins Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Hugh Laurie, James Marsden and Sam Huntington.

Saint will next be seen in Wayne Wang’s “Because of Winn-Dixie,” due out Feb. 18, and Wim Wenders’ “Don’t Come Knocking,” slated for fall release.

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