DC Entertainment and New Line have decided on a screenwriter who will adapt the Black Adam comics for the screen. According to The Tracking Board, this responsible work was entrusted to Adam Shtikel, who has scripts for such movies as Alvin and the Chipmunks 4: The Grand Chipmunk, Diary of a Wimp 4 and others.
that at the time of this writing, the project did not yet have a director, and Dwayne Johnson had been listed as the leading actor for many years. Earlier it also became known that Black Adam will not appear in the movie "Shazam", also based on the DC comics, despite the fact that in the original he is the main antagonist of this series.
Black Adam made his debut in the comic book series "The Marvel Family" in 1945, and his rebirth took place in the 70s of the 20th century. According to the original mythology, the character was a prince of Ancient Egypt named Tet Adam, whom the powerful wizard Shazam chose as his heir and endowed with his powers. However, this corrupted Theta, he rebelled against the pharaoh and seized his throne. Shazam, unable to take away the power bestowed on his disciple, calls him Black Adam and exiles him to a distant star system, from where he managed to return only five thousand years later.
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