Dwayne Johnson discusses his wrestle to separate ‘Black Adam’ from ‘Shazam’ film
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has just lately defined why he needed the Black Adam character to have his personal standalone movie – separate from the 2019s Shazam movie.
Chatting with Vainness Truthful on Thursday, Johnson, 50, mentioned that he satisfied Warner Bros. studio to provide the comedian e-book villain a separate film as a substitute of mixing the tales along with his archrival character, Shazam.
For the unversed, Black Adam and Shazam have been imagined to be in the identical film till Johnson advised altering the storyline.
“When the primary draft of the film got here to us, it was a mixture of Black Adam and Shazam: Two origin tales in a single film.,” he mentioned.
“Once I learn that, I simply knew in my intestine, ‘we won’t make this film like this. We’d be doing Black Adam an unimaginable disservice,’” the Pink Discover actor mentioned.
“It will’ve been fantastic for Shazam having two origin tales converge in a single film, however not good for Black Adam,” he added.
Black Adam, which is at present in post-production section, is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and likewise stars Viola Davis, Sarah Shahi, Pierce Brosnan, Aldis Hodge and Noah Centineo.
The movie will hit the theaters on October 21.