Regardless of a number of delays, the much-anticipated Black Adam, the newest massive display entry from Warner Bros. and DC Comics starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson because the anti-hero, is scheduled to hit theaters this October. Immediately Warner Bros. launched the primary Black Adam trailer.
Set to a remix of remix of Kanye and JAY-Z’s “Homicide to Excellence,” the trailer finds Black Adam free of his tomb after nearly 5,000 years, able to ship his distinctive model of justice on the trendy world – a model that features killing criminals. Naturally, that places him in battle with the Justice Society together with Dr. Destiny (Pierce Brosnan), Atom-Smasher (Noah Centineo), Hawkman (Aldis Hodge), and Cyclone (Quintessa Swindell).
The Black Adam trailer additionally options Sarah Shahi as Adrianna Tomaz, higher referred to as the super-heroine Isis, launched in The Shazam!/Isis Hour live-action present and later included into the comics. We’ll have to attend and see whether or not or not the character finally ends up with powers by the tip of the movie.
As comedian followers are nicely conscious, earlier than Billy Batson turned the champion of Shazam, Adam was the Wizard’s authentic chosen hero in historic Egypt earlier than being corrupted by his superior godlike powers. Whereas Billy Batson’s powers are derived from the traditional Greek gods and heroes, Adam’s come from historic Egyptian gods which embrace – the stamina of Shu, the swiftness of Horus, the energy of Amon, the knowledge of Zehuti, the ability of Aten, and the braveness of Mehen.
Johnson has made it no secret that this has been a serious ardour venture for him for years and it’s a job that he was born to play. Unsurprisingly, on the publishing facet DC Comics is prepping followers and audiences with prelude one-shots that tie-in to the upcoming movie, in addition to a brand new Black Adam collection from author Christopher Priest and artist Rafa Sandoval out this month.
Black Adam is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, who beforehand labored with Johnson on final summer time’s Jungle Cruise, and from a screenplay by Adam Sztykiel and Rory Haines & Sohrab Noshirvani.
Try a couple of extra screengrabs from the brand new trailer beneath. Black Adam is about to reach in theaters on October 21, 2022.