Shazam is a superhero film directed by David F. Sandberg. It released in the cinemas on April 5, 2019, and earned over $366 million globally. Now, after the massive success of Shazam, a sequel announced, which is now in the works. From the original movie, Henry Gayden will return to write the screenplay and David F. Sandberg for directing the sequel. Here’s everything you should know about Shazam 2:
What’s The Release Date Of Shazam 2?
Warner Bros earlier announced that Shazam 2 is officially happening. The production also listed to start in mid-2020. Now the deadly Coronavirus is affecting the entertainment industry and resulting in the suspension of the release of many upcoming movies and shows.
But Director David Sandberg gave an essential update on the production. He announced that they will work remotely and safely. He also announced that he’s yet working on the script. Recently DC announced the new release date schedule for its upcoming movies including Shazam 2. At first, the sequel was slated to release in cinemas on April 1, 2022, and now it will release on November 4, 2022.
Who Will Appear In Shazam 2?
The cast of the sequel is not announced till now. But from the original movie, we can expect the following actors to appear in the sequel of Shazam:
- Asher Angel as Billy Batson
- Mark Strong as Dr. Thaddeus Sivana
- Zachary Levi as Shazam
What’s The Storyline Of Shazam 2?
The original movie Shazam stars Asher Angel as Billy Batson, a youthful boy who can transform into an adult who is a superhero named Shazam, performed by Zachary Levi. It focuses on Billy Batson, who is selected by the ancient wizard Shazam as his new hero and gets multiple superpowers.
In Shazam 2, we can view the existence of Black Adam, who is the enemy of Shazam, which will be acted by Dwayne Johnson. It is assumed that he did not have a proper role in the sequel. In the post-credits sequence of Shazam, we saw Mister Mind and Dr. Sivana (Mark Strong) working together on something, so we can expect that they will be the main villains of Shazam 2.
For now, there is limited information on the plot of Shazam 2, we will keep updating you regarding Shazam 2 as soon as any other news appears.