After yesterday’s video , Dwayne Johnson offers us another update from the set of Black Adam , which is back in production for reshoots.
The former wrestler has published two photos of him in stage costume in front of the camera, accompanied by the following description:
Rages against the dying of the light.
The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe is changing.
Intense but productive week of shooting – thanks to our hungry and talented production crew – the hardest workers there is.
“Rage against the dying of the light” is a verse taken from Do not go gentle into that good night , the famous poem by Dylan Thomas (in original “Rage against the dying of the light” ).
The American release of cinecomic has been postponed to next 21 October , so that the work on the visual effects can be completed with relative calm: the studies that deal with it are in fact full of commitments, especially due to the delays linked to the pandemic. so the times have lengthened (also for other blockbusters, as shown by the slippages of the last few months).
You will find the photos below.
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For the moment, the cast includes Dwayne Johnson (the protagonist Teth-Adam ), Noah Centineo ( Atom Smasher ), Aldis Hodge ( Hawkman ), Sarah Shahi ( Isis ), Quintessa Swindell ( Cyclone ) and Pierce Brosnan ( Doctor Fate ), James Cusati-Moyer , Bodhi Sabongui , Mohammed Amer and Uli Latukefu . Marwan Kenzari will be the antagonist (possibly Sabbac ).
Direction and screenplay
The film is directed by Spaniard Jaume Collet-Serra ( Run All Night , Paradise Beach ). The screenplay is the work of Adam Sztykiel ( Childbirth with the Mad , Rampage: Animal Fury ).
The character of Teth-Adam was created by Otto Binder and CC Beck in The Marvel Family # 1 (December 1945). He is a historical opponent of Captain Marvel and his family: he is an ancient Egyptian who was chosen by the wizard Shazam as his successor, but was corrupted by power and tried to use him to dominate the world. Over time, he has also been portrayed as an anti-hero.