Asher Angel to play Billy Batson in Shazam!
The casting for Warner Bros. and New Line’s Shazam! film continues to return collectively as Variety reviews that Andi Mack star Asher Angel has been forged within the position of Billy Batson, the younger boy that may rework into the titular hero.
Angel joins a forged that features Zachary Levi (Thor movies, Chuck, Tangled) as his alter ego, with Grace Fulton (Annabelle: Creation) in talks to play one among Billy Batson’s mates within the movie, and Mark Strong (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, Sherlock Holmes) in talks to play villain, Doctor Sivana.
Created in 1939 by artist C. C. Beck and author Bill Parker, Shazam first appeared in Fawcett Comics’ Whiz Comics #2. By saying the world “Shazam,” teenager Billy Batson was remodeled into the “world’s mightiest mortal” and given extraordinary skills by historic gods. It has not been revealed who will play Billy but.
David F. Sandberg is directing for New Line Cinema. He lately confirmed that the goal launch date for the movie is April 2019. The Lights Out and Annabelle: Creation director will step behind the digicam with Peter Safran producing. Henry Gayden and Darren Lemke wrote the script for Shazam!, which is scheduled to shoot in Vancouver subsequent 12 months.
Dwayne Johnson won’t seem because the villain Black Adam within the movie and is creating a solo movie for the anti-hero as a separate challenge.
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