Sarah Shahi has joined the solid of ‘Black Adam’.
The 40-year-old actress will star reverse Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson within the DC Prolonged Universe flick, which focuses on the villain who is a continuing nemesis for Shazam.
Sarah will play the function of college professor and freedom fighter Adrianna Tomaz, who turns into superhero Isis within the comedian books.
Plot particulars are being stored beneath wraps, though Dwayne will play the titular character and the discharge has been delayed indefinitely as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
It was revealed final month that Aldis Hodge had been solid within the function of Hawkman, which marks the character’s debut within the DC Universe, with Johnson teasing his function in a current fan occasion.
The 48-year-old star narrated in character: “I’ve a knack for destroying bullies, however there are some who suppose I need assistance.
“Hawkman, Physician Destiny, and their new recruits: Cyclone and Atom Smasher. They name themselves the Justice Society, a company that believes in preventing for fact and justice.
“Properly, I will train them that the one beliefs I struggle for are mine. Welcome to fact, justice and the Black Adam manner.”
Dwayne has lengthy hoped to play the function of Black Adam and beforehand revealed that he had been hooked up to the undertaking for greater than a decade.
The WWE star turned actor defined: “Black Adam has been with me for over 10 years now. That offers you an thought of how passionate I’m about this undertaking.
“It was 2008 was after we first began speaking about this. So it has required endurance by all of us.
“I am a a lot completely different man and actor than I used to be ten years in the past. Even then, ten years in the past, I simply wished to attend for the timing to really feel proper. And it appears like now, the person that I’ve turn into, I can convey slightly little bit of my very own life classes and philosophies and engrain them within the DNA of this character.”
The ‘Black Adam’ film will set the character on a collision course with Shazam – performed by Zachary Levi within the 2019 DC blockbuster – in a future film.