Black Adam has lastly received its first look. After months of teasers from lead star Dwayne Johnson himself, the antihero origin story broke cowl with a glimpse the film’s opening scene on the DC FanDome occasion on Saturday, October 16. The seconds-long clip supplied a short have a look at Black Adam’s superpowers. For these unaware, within the DC comics, Black Adam is the prime archvillain of the Shazam universe, higher often known as Captain Marvel or the Marvel household amongst hardcore comics followers. We had been already launched to Zachary Levi’s Shazam within the surprisingly pleasant 2019 film. Now, it would be attention-grabbing to see how DCEU expands on the universe with Black Adam.
“I used to be born to play Black Adam,”stated Dwayne Johnson as he unveiled a short have a look at the film’s opening scene. The scene confirmed Black Adam immediately materialise to life in the midst of a ruined temple as two explorers utter the phrase, “Shazam!” What follows subsequent is a fast showcase of Black Adam’s powers as he takes on armed baddies with informal ease. Clad in an all-black supersuit marked by an ominous hoodie, Black Adam can fly, catch bullets mid-air, and might conjure lightning from his fingers.
Johnson teased Black Adam in the course of the occasion with an emphatic assertion: “The hierarchy of energy within the DC UNIVERSE is about to vary.” Former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan additionally made a short look in a promo clip as Dr. Destiny, who’s a magical being tasked with sustaining order and stability of the universe — consider him as DC’s reply to Physician Unusual.
Black Adam solid is led by Dwayne Johnson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Shahi (Intercourse/Life) because the Egyptian goddess and Black Adam’s feminine counterpart Isis, Aldis Hodge (Hidden Figures) because the high-flying and mace-swinging Hawkman, and Noah Centineo (To All of the Boys I’ve Cherished Earlier than) as Atom Smasher — a ridiculously sturdy superhero with the flexibility to develop as much as gargantuan sizes.
Jaume Collet-Serra, recognized for films reminiscent of Home of Wax (2005), Orphan (2009), and The Shallows (2016), is the director. Johnson is the chief producer alongside Walter Hamada, Eric McLeod, and Scott Sheldon. Black Adam is produced by Beau Flynn together with Dany and Hiram Garcia.
Black Adam is ready to launch on July 29, 2022.
- Launch Date 29 July 2022
- Language English
- Style Motion, Fantasy, Journey, Superhero
- Forged Dwayne Johnson, Noah Centineo, Aldis Hodge, Sarah Shahi, Quintessa Swindell, Pierce Brosnan
- Director Jaume Collet-Serra
- Producer Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Beau Flynn
- Manufacturing Warner Bros. Footage