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Shazam Is Heading to Canada for Early 2018 Shoot

Shazam Is Heading to Canada for Early 2018 Shoot

A new production listing reveals that Warner Bros.' highly-anticipated Shazam will start filming in Ontario, Canada early next year.

Brian Gallagher

Shazam Synopsis Revealed, John Cena Eyed for Lead Role?

Shazam Synopsis Revealed, John Cena Eyed for Lead Role?

A new report claims that John Cena and Joshua Sasse are the two actors in contention for the lead role in Shazam, with the first synopsis making its way online.

Ryan Scott

Shazam Begins Pre-Production, First Behind-the-Scenes Photo Arrives

Shazam Begins Pre-Production, First Behind-the-Scenes Photo Arrives

Director David F. Sandberg confirms pre-production is underway on the DCEU crossover movie Shazam.

Ryan Scott

Shazam Is Shooting Soon, Two Actors Will Play the Superhero

Shazam Is Shooting Soon, Two Actors Will Play the Superhero

Shazam director David F. Sandberg has confirmed that there will be two distinct sides to his DC hero in the upcoming Shazam movie.

B. Alan Orange

Why The Rock's Black Adam Was Cut from Shazam Script

Why The Rock's Black Adam Was Cut from Shazam Script

Director David F. Sandberg reveals that Dwayne Johnson's Black Adam was in early scripts, but will no longer appear in Shazam.

Brian Gallagher

Shazam Will Be the Next DC Movie After Aquaman

Shazam Will Be the Next DC Movie After Aquaman

Shazam has bypassed The Batman and Gotham City Sirens as the superhero movie DC wants to shoot next.

Kevin Burwick

The Rock's Black Adam Won't Show Up in Shazam?

The Rock's Black Adam Won't Show Up in Shazam?

A new rumor claims that Shazam will stand on its own without the help of Dwayne Johnson's anti-hero.

Ryan Scott

Shazam Shoots in 2018, 2 More DC Movies Get Release Dates

Shazam Shoots in 2018, 2 More DC Movies Get Release Dates

A new report claims Warner Bros. will start shooting Shazam in 2018, while the studio sets two more DCEU movies for release in 2020.

Brian Gallagher

Armie Hammer Denies Talks for Green Lantern and Shazam!

Armie Hammer Denies Talks for Green Lantern and Shazam!

Armie Hammer reveals that Warner Bros. has yet to officially offer him roles in Green Lantern Corps or Shazam!

Brian Gallagher

What Armie Hammer Looks Like as Shazam!

What Armie Hammer Looks Like as Shazam!

Artist BossLogic returns with new fan art depicting Armie Hammer as DC superhero Shazam.

Ryan Scott

Black Adam Will Get a Surprise DCEU Introduction, Superman Fight Promised

Black Adam Will Get a Surprise DCEU Introduction, Superman Fight Promised

Dwayne Johnson teases Black Adam's arrival in the DC Movie Universe while confirming that he'll eventually battle The Man of Steel.

Ryan Scott

The Rock Wants Armie Hammer as Shazam?

The Rock Wants Armie Hammer as Shazam?

Dwayne Johnson and his producer want to know if fans think Armie Hammer is the right guy for Shazam.

Kevin Burwick

Shazam & Black Adam Movies Still Happening, Will Help Shape DCEU

Shazam & Black Adam Movies Still Happening, Will Help Shape DCEU

The Rock reveals how and why Shazam and Black Adam are getting their own standalone movies as part of the expanding DCEU.

Ryan Scott

Shazam Canceled, Black Adam Becomes Man of Steel 2 Villain?

Shazam Canceled, Black Adam Becomes Man of Steel 2 Villain?

A new rumor claims that Dwayne Johnson's Black Adam will be the main villain in Man of Steel 2, with Shazam all but canceled.

Ryan Scott

Shazam Targets Lights Out Director

Shazam Targets Lights Out Director

Lights Out director David F. Sandberg is reportedly in talks to direct The Rock in Shazam.

Ryan Scott

Shazam and Black Adam Will Be Two Different Movies

Shazam and Black Adam Will Be Two Different Movies

Dwayne Johnson will star in his own Black Adam movie as Shazam becomes a 2-Part epic for DC Films.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam to Reunite the Rock with San Andreas Director?

Shazam to Reunite the Rock with San Andreas Director?

New rumors indicate that frequent Dwayne Johnson collaborator Brad Peyton will director the actor in DC's Shazam movie.

Ryan Scott

Big Shazam Announcement Is Coming Soon

Big Shazam Announcement Is Coming Soon

Dwayne Johnson's producing partner Hiram Garcia teases a big announcement is coming soon regarding the upcoming Shazam movie and Black Adam.

Brian Gallagher

Dwayne Johnson Thinks Shazam Villain Black Adam Is the Hero

Dwayne Johnson Thinks Shazam Villain Black Adam Is the Hero

Dwayne Johnson calls Black Adam a superhero, overlooking the fact that he's supposed to be the villain in Shazam

Ryan Scott

The Rock Hypes Up Black Adam Vs. Superman Fight with Fan Art

The Rock Hypes Up Black Adam Vs. Superman Fight with Fan Art

Dwayne Johnson continues to hint that a Black Adam vs Superman fight is happening on the big screen soon, but will it be in Man of Steel 2 or Shazam?

Brian Gallagher

Proof Black Adam Fights Superman in Man of Steel 2?

Proof Black Adam Fights Superman in Man of Steel 2?

Henry Cavill and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson share drinks while teasing a potential Superman and Shazam crossover.

Ryan Scott

How Does Shazam! Fit Into the DC Movie Universe?

How Does Shazam! Fit Into the DC Movie Universe?

Dwayne Johnson's producing partner recently offered an update on the Shazam! movie, clarifying how it fits in with the rest of the DCEU.

Ryan Scott

Shazam! Is Inspired by Marvel Movies Says the Rock's Producer

Shazam! Is Inspired by Marvel Movies Says the Rock's Producer

Dwayne Johnson's personal producer Hiram Garcia claims that Shazam! will be a lot more fun than some of the other DC Comics movies.

B. Alan Orange

Superman Won't Fight Black Adam in First Shazam! Movie

Superman Won't Fight Black Adam in First Shazam! Movie

Dwayne Johnson teases an epic showdown between Black Adam and Superman in a future DCEU movie, but it won't happen in the first Shazam!

B. Alan Orange

The Rock Teases Superman Fight in Shazam

The Rock Teases Superman Fight in Shazam

Dwayne Johnson calls out Superman on social media, hinting at a fight in Shazam.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam: Black Adam Will Be Fueled by Righteous Anger

Shazam: Black Adam Will Be Fueled by Righteous Anger

Dwayne Johnson offers a bit of insight and backstory for his Shazam anti-hero Black Adam.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam: Dwayne Johnson Gives Lead Casting Update

Shazam: Dwayne Johnson Gives Lead Casting Update

Dwayne Johnson says that his Black Adam character in Shazam is an anti-hero, although he doesn't know who will play the title character.

Brian Gallagher

Shazam: Will the Rock's Black Adam Join Justice League?

Shazam: Will the Rock's Black Adam Join Justice League?

Dwayne Johnson teases that his Shazam character Black Adam might be in Justice League, but he'd rather fight them than join them.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam May Arrive Before 2019 Says Dwayne Johnson

Shazam May Arrive Before 2019 Says Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson hints that the Shazam! adaptation may hit theaters a bit earlier than the previously-announced April 2019 release date.

Brian Gallagher

Dwayne Johnson Talks Shazam Script, Black Adam and DC

Dwayne Johnson Talks Shazam Script, Black Adam and DC

Dwayne Johnson says that Black Adam will ease into his anti-hero status in Shazam confirming that the script is tied to other DC Movies.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam Is Part of DC's Justice League Movie Universe

Shazam Is Part of DC's Justice League Movie Universe

DC Comics confirms that Dwayne Johnson's Shazam is one of the ten films that make up Warner Bros. Justice League movie universe.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam: Dwayne Johnson Says Black Adam Is Ruthless

Shazam: Dwayne Johnson Says Black Adam Is Ruthless

Dwayne Johnson offers a very short update on Shazam, revealing that he hopes to find balance in the anti-hero character Black Adam.

B. Alan Orange

Is Shazam Getting Fast and Furious 7 Director James Wan?

Is Shazam Getting Fast and Furious 7 Director James Wan?

The Conjuring 2 director James Wan just signed a deal with New Line, which could see him directing Shazam.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam Is Not Connected to the Justice League Universe

Shazam Is Not Connected to the Justice League Universe

Shazam will be produced by New Line Cinema, a division of Warner Bros., with the adaptation going for a different tone than other DC movies.

Brian Gallagher

Shazam Gets Goosebumps Writer Darren Lemke

Shazam Gets Goosebumps Writer Darren Lemke

Darren Lemke has signed on to write Shazam, with Dwayne Johnson starring as Black Adam and also producing alongside Hiram Garcia.

Brian Gallagher

Dwayne Johnson Is Black Adam in Shazam!

Dwayne Johnson Is Black Adam in Shazam!

Dwayne Johnson has decided to play Black Adam in DC Comics upcoming Shazam!, the title character's main nemesis.

B. Alan Orange

Warner Bros. Registers 4 DC Movie Websites Including Aquaman

Warner Bros. Registers 4 DC Movie Websites Including Aquaman

Warner Bros. has registered new domain URLs for Justice League, Shazam, Wonder Woman and Aquaman movies.

Brian Gallagher

Dwayne Johnson Can't Decide Between Shazam or Black Adam

Dwayne Johnson Can't Decide Between Shazam or Black Adam

The Rock wants to put his heart and soul into the upcoming DC Comics movie Shazam, but is having trouble deciding on a character.

B. Alan Orange

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Moves to March 2016

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Moves to March 2016

Warner Bros. announces 9 DC Comics movie release dates, pushing Dawn of Justice to spring 2016.

B. Alan Orange

Comic-Con: Dwayne Johnson Confirms Shazam Role, Is He Black Adam?

Comic-Con: Dwayne Johnson Confirms Shazam Role, Is He Black Adam?

Dwayne Johnson has dropped a major hint about the DC Comics character he'll take on in Shazam, but is it Captain Marvel or Black Adam?

B. Alan Orange

Dwayne Johnson's DC Comics Movie Still Needs a Writer

Dwayne Johnson's DC Comics Movie Still Needs a Writer

Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that he is joining the DC Cinematic Universe, but Warner Bros. is still trying to get the screenplay just right.

B. Alan Orange

Dwayne Johnson Confirms He Is Captain Marvel in Shazam?

Dwayne Johnson Confirms He Is Captain Marvel in Shazam?

Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that he is playing a DC Comics character and hints that he will have the same powers as Superman.

B. Alan Orange

Kevin Smith Confirms Warner Bros. and DC Comics' Future Movie Plans

Kevin Smith Confirms Warner Bros. and DC Comics' Future Movie Plans

Director Kevin Smith confirmed on a recent podcast that the DC Comics movie schedule leaked by Nikki Finke is correct according to his sources.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam, Wonder Woman and a Flash / Green Lantern Team-Up Movie Coming Soon?

Shazam, Wonder Woman and a Flash / Green Lantern Team-Up Movie Coming Soon?

A new rumor suggests that six new DC Comics movies will be announced in San Diego this July for Comic-Con 2014, including Sandman and Man of Steel 2.

B. Alan Orange

Shazam! Movie Isn't Dead Says Geoff Johns

The screenwriter and comic book creator gives an update on this popular DC Comics hero.

B. Alan Orange