Like a bolt of lightning, we’ve got another superhero movie coming right up!
Warner Bros. has set the official release date for the action movie Black Adam. The long-awaited comic book movie starring none other than Dwayne The Rock Johnson as a supervillain will hit theaters in the mid of 2022.
Black Adam is set to be released on July 29, 2022, to be exact. Dwayne Johnson, who is starring as the titular character, also shared the date on his Instagram recently, teasing, “A disruptive and unstoppable global force of a message from the man in black himself… The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe is about to change.”
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The news comes after it was recently announced that Pierce Brosnan will be portraying the character DC sorcerer Dr Fate alongside Aldis Hodge as Hawkman, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, and Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone.
Black Adam follows the story of the anti-hero of the same name, played by The Rock. The character of Black Adam a power-hungry villain, that changed and became an anti-hero by the 2000s, known for his disregard of rules and conventions.
The movie will also be a spinoff of 2019’s Shazam!, oh and BTW Shazam and Black Adam are arch-rivals in the DC Universe!