Though storyline details are getting stored in the darkish, Black Adam focuses on the DC character that was initially created as the archnemesis for the hero now regarded as Shazam. In modern-day instances, however, the character has evolved into a extra sophisticated and conflicted antihero, growing to develop into one of DC’s a lot more well known figures. His origins are tied to historical Egypt and his powers are supernatural in nature. Adam Sztykiel wrote the present script for what will be Johnson’s initially superhero role.
Centineo will enjoy Atom Smasher, a character who can handle his molecular composition and is equipped to manipulate his dimension and toughness. The character has appeared onscreen in advance of, in an episode of The CW’s The Flash.
Scott Sheldon will oversee for FlynnPictureCo. and will also provide as executive producer. FlynnPictureCo. is also guiding Jungle Cruise, which Disney will launch July 30, 2021.
Black Adam is the second New Line-DC collaboration following 2019’s crucial and business hit, Shazam! The project is also envisioned to be a centerpiece at the inaugural DC FanDome, Warner Bros.’ own Comic-Con-design working experience that will rejoice all things DC across the numerous platforms with panels, driving-the-scenes and, of course, reveals.
Centineo created hearts throb with To All the Boys I have Beloved Prior to, a smash hit for Netflix that built him a main player on the social media stage and opened doorways in Hollywood for the actor. He has considering that starred in a sequel, To All the Boys: PS. I However Really like You, which debuted earlier this calendar year, and has a third installment in post.
The actor, who also starred in Sierra Burgess Is a Loser and is a founder of Favored Nations, a nonprofit social action firm, is also top World War II drama The Diary, directed by Jackie Chan.
Centineo is repped by CAA, Definition Leisure and Myman Greenspan.