Dwayne Johnson - Dwayne Johnson To Play Villain Black Adam In Shazam Film

Action man Dwayne Johnson has been cast as comic book villain Black Adam in the upcoming Shazam blockbuster.

The Hercules star has been hinting about a role in the superhero film for several months and on Wednesday (03Sep14) Johnson revealed he will play the bad guy.

In a message on Twitter.com, he writes,"'Kneel at his feet or get crushed by his boot'. My honor to become.. #BlackAdam #TheAntiHero #DCComics."

Details surrounding the film have yet to be released, but Shrek Forever After's Darren Lemke is reportedly writing the script, while Hiram Garcia will produce with Johnson, according to Variety.com.


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