Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam soars into the air for the first time on the big screen.

American comedian and former wrestler Dwayne Johnson gave his first glimpse of Black Adam during the 2021 DC FanDome with an opening scene where servicemen find the DC Comics anti-hero catching bullets and crushing his attackers to dust: “ This character, this film, this universe, has been a gigantic passion project for me for a very long time. It’s the kind of project that I know only happens once in a lifetime. The truth is, I was born to play Black Adam. 

The film Black Adam will also feature members of the Justice Society of America with Noah Centineo (Atom Smasher), Aldis Hodge (Hawkman) and Quintessa Swindell (Cyclone). Marwan Kenzari is also in the game as well as Pierce Brosnan as Dr Fate. “ He’s more brutal and uncompromising than in the DC comics. It’s fueled by the depths of his pain, ”Aldis Hodge said of Dwayne Johnson’s character, while Pierce Brosnan let it be known that even the time spent playing James Bond hadn’t prepared him for the magnitude. of this action.

Black Adam reveals himself in video

Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (The Passenger, The Shallows, Jungle Cruise), Black Adam is due out on July 29, 2022 in the USA.