Dwayne Johnson enters DCEU as Black Adam. And in the latest tweet, he revealed details about the first scene he shot for the movie. The movie will introduce the audience to the Egyptian anti-hero who is determined to get redemption and revenge after being imprisoned for 5,000 years. The movie will also bring a new set of DC superheroes including Pierce Brosnan as Doctor Fate, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, Aldis Hodge as Hawkman, Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone, and Sarah Shahi as Isis. These DC superheroes are part of the Justice Society of America.
Dwyane Johnson as Black Adam
Since the development of Shazam, Dwayne Johnson is associated with the role. However, it was decided to give the character a solo outing. The filming for the movie began in April this year. During filming, the actor has turned the excitement up a notch by sharing his training routine for the role. DCFanDome 2021 increased the anticipation for the movie as the Black Adam teaser was unveiled. The teaser shows the actor wearing a hooded cloak yet look exceptionally menacing.
Black Adam Teaser: First Scene Shot by Johnson
In the latest tweet, Johnson revealed that the teaser released during the DC event was the first scene he shot for the movie. According to Johnson, the scene where Adam electrocutes the man chasing him was the first scene he shot for the movie. Check out the tweet below.
Love seeing all my #BlackAdam peeps go nuts when BA eviscerates dudes with his bare hands ????????????????????
Fun fact ~ this electrocuting moment was my very first take on my very first day. This is when I knew the hierarchy of power in the DC Universe was about to change. #ManInBlack⚡️ https://t.co/ThiNNXYcbc
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) October 16, 2021
Johnsons was excited to see the reactions of his fans. Especially during the moments when Adam’s abilities were revealed. Black Adam has the ability of super strength, bullet immunity, lightning devastation, and flight. Also, the movie will explore the origin story of Black Adam. The actor also emphasized that the “hierarchy of power” in the DC universe will change after the movie.
Although the teaser trailer didn’t reveal too much, it did give fans a perfect glimpse of the supervillain. The teaser has piqued the interest of the viewers. After this teaser, fans can expect to get more exciting details about the movie. This will include a closer look at the costume of Black Adam along with introducing other characters of the movie. Although the movie will release later next year, it will shake things up in the DC Universe.