Dwayne Johnson chose Black Adam role over Shazam

Mike Cecchini News Apr 1, 2015

Turns out that Dwayne Johnson was offered the role of Shazam in the DC movie universe. Here's why he chose to play Black Adam instead.

Shazam: Dwayne Johnson hints DC movie may arrive earlier

Simon Brew News Feb 26, 2015

The big screen debut for DC's Shazam isn't due until 2019. But Dwayne Johnson hints it may arrive sooner...

James Wan directing The Conjuring 2, possibly DC movie too

Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

James Wan moves from Fast & Furious 7 to The Conjuring 2 - but might he be directing Shazam for DC, too?

UPDATED Warner Bros confirms DC Comics movie line-up to 2020

Simon Brew News Oct 16, 2014

Updated with release dates and details, Warner Bros confirms lots of DC films - including the split of Justice League into two movies.

Screenwriter confirmed for Shazam movie, further details

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Simon Brew News Sep 4, 2014

A few more details have emerged about the adaptation of DC Comics' Shazam, starring Dwayne Johnson...

Confirmed: Dwayne Johnson is playing Black Adam in DC's Shazam

Simon Brew News Sep 3, 2014

It's definite: the Shazam movie from DC is happening, and Dwayne Johnson will be playing Black Adam...

Warner Bros registers domains for new DC movies

Simon Brew News Sep 3, 2014

The identity of a quartet of DC movies might just have been revealed, courtesy of domain name registrations....

Warner Bros confirms dates for nine new DC movies up to 2020

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Simon Brew News Aug 7, 2014

We're getting at least nine more DC films, Warner Bros confirms. Seems like dates for two Harry Potter spin-offs have been announced too

Dwayne Johnson on his upcoming DC Comics movie

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Simon Brew News Jul 23, 2014

It's looking increasingly like Dwayne Johnson is taking on Shazam for Warner Bros and DC...

What DC Comics movies has Warner Bros got up its sleeve?

Rob Leane Feature May 2, 2014

Warner Bros has announced nine new comic book movies over the next couple of years, but what could they be?