Ray Fisher's Mind "Boggled" At Announcement of "Cyborg" Solo Film - The article notes that up-and-coming actor Fisher will be the first African-American to headline a superhero film since Will Smith in 2008's "Hancock." For a superhero film with an African-American lead based on a Marvel or DC property, though, you have to go back to 2004's "Blade: Trinity" when Wesley Snipes last appeared as the titular vampire hunter.
Ray Fisher Is Cyborg in 'Batman Vs. Superman'! -- The character is not a major part of this superhero sequel, but he will play a more significant role in other films leading up to 'Justice League'. -- http://www.movieweb.com/news/ray-fisher-is-cyborg-in-batman-vs-superman