Shazam 2 is formally taking place, with a launch date confirmed and star Zachary Levi returning to the titular position. Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Shazam 2 is approaching April 1, 2022–so it is nonetheless some time away. According to The Wrap, director David F. Sandberg can also be prone to return, as is screenwriter Henry Gayden.
No particulars are recognized of the plot but, however a mid-credits scene in the course of the authentic movie hints on the risk that Mr Mind will seem because the villain of the sequel, and that Mark Strong’s Dr. Sivana may return.
The first Shazam was solely a modest box-office success, incomes $364,571,656 worldwide in opposition to a $100 million budget–well beneath DC’s different latest movies–but it was acquired properly, and earned strong reviews. It’s additionally not the one Shazam-related movie on the horizon. Black Adam, which is targeted on a personality who’s normally Shazam’s major nemesis within the comics, is due on December 21, 2021. It will star Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam.
Warner Bros. has introduced a number of other release dates not too long ago. The Flash is lastly coming to cinemas on July 1, 2022, two months after Shazam 2. The Matrix 4, in the meantime, lands on May 21, 2021. The subsequent DC movie on the horizon is Wonder Woman 1984, which releases on June 5, 2020.