23 August 2020 10:38
Dwayne Johnson finally made his way to the world of superheroes as he introduced the Justice Society of America during the teaser unveiling of Black Adam on August 22, 2020. In an animated teaser with Johnson's narration, he revealed Black Adam who was joined by Noah Centineo's Atom Smasher. You see Hawkman, Doctor Fate, and Cyclone as fellow members of Justice Society of America in the teaser. "Hawkman, Doctor Fate, and their new recruits: Cyclone and Atom Smasher. "One of the main things that I always loved and admired about Black Adam was, number one, he was an antihero.
I love that he has his own sense of Black Adam justice," he added. "I also love the fact that his origins are that of a slave," Dwayne further said. Describing Black Adam as a ruthless keeper of justice, Dwayne said, "He is the judge, the jury, and the executioner, and he believes in an eye for an eye. "The superheroes have to exhibit a little bit of restraint when it comes to taking care of the bad guys if you will, or taking care of the people who are opposite them, who are opposing them who are in their way," he said. "But this idea that you could take all of Black Adam's powers, and he does not practice restraint.
The Rock went on to praise Black Adam's more - let's say - robust style of justice. Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) Dwayne Johnson is all set to change the hierarchy of power in the superhero universe with his Black Adam avatar. The Hollywood star described Black Adam as a ruthless keeper of justice. Johnson pulled back the curtain of his upcoming film "Black Adam" at the DC Fandome by sharing some concept art trailers for the film, which has not yet been shot. We are going to go beyond your wildest expectations," said Johnson, who also confirmed that the film includes Justice Society of America characters Hawkman, Doctor Fate, Cyclone, and Atom Smasher (played by Noah Centineo).
Black Adam is the arch-nemesis of the DC superhero Shazam. Although Black Adam has traditionally been a villain, Johnson is selling him as a hero. Teasing the story, Johnson narrated as Black Adam: "I have a knack for destroying bullies, but there are some who think I need help. Hawkman, Doctor Fate, and their new recruits: Cyclone and Atom Smasher. Welcome to truth, justice and the Black Adam way." The Justice Society of America is a popular superhero team introduced by DC Comics in 1940. Johnson also suggested that Black Adam has ambitions to interact with other DC heroes, with the Hollywood star teasing names like Batman, Aquaman, Wonder Woman, and The Flash. "The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe is about to change," he said. Even though there is no clarity on Henry Cavill coming back as Superman for a cameo in a future DC movie, Johnson teased about a potential face off between Black Adam and Superman while answering a fan question. Because of our strengths and speed; Black Adam and Superman could become friends..or they won't," he said. Johnson was joined by Centineo, who is confirmed to play Atom Smasher. Johnson has been working on developing Black Adam for a decade. We all know, Dwayne Johnson couldn't be prouder to be playing the role of 'Black Adam' in the forthcoming film. Joined by co-star Noah Centineo who plays the role of foe Atom Smasher, Johnson unearthed the news that the Justice Society of America would be introduced. The Justice Society of America is a superhero team introduced by DC Comics in 1940. It was also revealed via an animated tease that the characters Hawkman, Doctor Fate and Cyclone would join Atom Smasher as members of the JSA. The presentation was kicked off with an animated back story of Black Adam narrated by Johnson. Within hours of the DC FanDome, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson decided to fuel the fan hype with a teaser dedicated to Black Adam, the film that will make its DCEU debut by Warner Bros. The man in black is coming. At the end of the movie, as you can see, an animated concept art also briefly appears offering a new look at Johnson as the character, complete with a superhero (or rather antihero) costume. The Black Adam panel will begin at 00.10 am and will see Johnson setting the stage for the story and tone of the project with a primo Q&A con i fan. Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, with whom The Rock recently collaborated on the filming of the Disney film Jungle Cruise, Black Adam will hit theaters in December 2021.