STUDIO: Warner Bros. Pictures
DIRECTOR: Jaume Collet-Serra
STARRING: Dwayne Johnson, Pierce Brosnan, Aldis Hodge, Quintessa Swindell, Noah CentineoSummary:
Black Adam follows the story of the anti-hero of the same name, played by Johnson. The character of Black Adam first appeared in DC Comics in the 1940s as a power-corrupt villain, and slowly became an anti-hero by the 2000s, known for his disregard of rules and conventions.
The film is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, who also directed Johnson in Disney’s “Jungle Cruise” alongside Emily Blunt. Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani wrote the latest draft of the script, with Adam Sztykiel writing the previous draft. Johnson, Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions are producing with Beau Flynn of FlynnPictureCo. FlynnPictureCo’s Scott Sheldon will serve as executive producer.
Black Adam will be released in theaters on October 21, 2022.