The DC Cinematic Universe will quickly have its personal Ant-Man-eseque persona, and he’ll be performed by way of a significantly fascinating younger actor. THR stories that To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before breakout Noah Centineo has signed directly to co-star within the upcoming DC Comics adaptation Black Adam reverse Dwayne Johnson, who performs the titular antihero. The movie has been within the works for years, however in spite of everything made its technique to the highest of Johnson’s busy agenda final yr with the purpose of starting manufacturing in July 2020.
Obviously that didn’t occur because of the COVID-19 shutdown, however on every occasion manufacturing does get rolling, Johnson could have some corporate. Centineo shall be taking part in Atom Smasher, a hero who has the ability to modify his molecular construction at will – together with his dimension and energy. In the comics, Black Adam and Atom Smasher have a little of a contention in the beginning ahead of forging a brotherly friendship.
Centineo maximum just lately starred within the Netflix sequel To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You and is connected to play He-Man in a live-action Masters of the Universe film. It’s unclear when Black Adam may start filming, however as soon as manufacturing does resume Johnson will most likely have to return and end up his Netflix film Red Notice with Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot. They had been in the course of filming when the entirety close down.
Jaume Collet-Serra, who directed Johnson in Disney’s upcoming Jungle Cruise film, is onboard to direct Black Adam with a script by way of Adam Sztykiel. The movie were scheduled for liberate in December 2021, however that will probably be driven again as manufacturing is not going to get underway ahead of early 2021 on the soonest.
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