Dwayne Johnson has shared a new trailer for DC’s Black Adam and it builds up the character to be the ultimate power in the DC universe. Johnson shared a note with the trailer saying, “A god with zero mercy and power born with rage.”
The trailer also features the return of Viola Davis’ Amanda Waller as she is talking about Black Adam and how before the time of heroes and villains, Black Adam ruled it all. It also revealed that he’s awakened after 5,000 years and he has no problems wreaking havoc now that he’s free.
This movie is going to be epic and be ready for some big surprises! Here’s the synopsis:
In ancient Kahndaq, Teth Adam was bestowed the almighty powers of the gods. After using these powers for vengeance, he was imprisoned, becoming Black Adam. Nearly 5,000 years have passed and Black Adam has gone from man, to myth, to legend. Now released, his unique form of justice, born out of rage, is challenged by modern day heroes who form the Justice Society: Hawkman, Dr. Fate, Atom Smasher and Cyclone.
The movie also stars Pierce Brosnan as Doctor Fate, Aldis Hodge as Hawkman, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, and Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone.
Jaume Collet-Serra (Jungle Cruise) is directing Black Adam, from the most recent script, written by Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani. Adam Sztykiel wrote the previous draft.
Black Adam smashes into theaters and IMAX internationally beginning October 19th, 2022, and in North America on October 21st, 2022.