Black Adam Movie

The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe is about to change.

Black Adam movie poster

Who's Involved:

Dwayne Johnson, Aldis Hodge, Sarah Shahi, Pierce Brosnan, Jaume Collet-Serra, Dany Garcia, Adam Sztykiel, Quintessa Swindell, Beau Flynn, Noah Centineo, Hiram Garcia, Sohrab Noshirvani, Rory Haines, Uli Latukefu, Scott Sheldon

Release Date:

Friday, October 21, 2022 (Nationwide)

sequences of strong violence, intense action and some language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Black Adam, a corrupted, ancient Egyptian predecessor of Captain Marvel, fought his way to modern times to challenge Captain Marvel and his Marvel Family associates. But he becomes a corrupted antihero attempting to "clear his name."


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Who stars in Black Adam: Cast List

... Black Adam

DC League of Super-Pets, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island  

... Atom Smasher

To All The Boys I've Loved Before, Charlie's Angels  

... Adrianna Tomaz / Isis

Bullet to the Head, I Don't Know How She Does It  

... Hawkman

One Night In Miami..., Hidden Figures  

... Dr. Fate

November Man, The King's Daughter  

... Cyclone

The Master Gardener, Voyagers  

Next Goal Wins  

Who's making Black Adam: Crew List

A look at the Black Adam behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jaume Collet-Serra last directed Jungle Cruise and The Commuter. The film's writer Adam Sztykiel last wrote Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip.


Beau Flynn
Dany Garcia
Hiram Garcia
Dwayne Johnson

Production: What we know about Black Adam?

Key Facts

  1. Pierce Brosnan will play Kent Nelson (Dr. Fate), a son of an archaeologist who was taught sorcery skills and gifted the magical Helmet of Fate (3/28/2021).
  2. Shazam and Black Adam are archrivals in the DC Universe (3/28/2021).
  3. Based on DC's complex and conflicted antihero.
  4. To All The Boys I've Loved Before star Noah Centineo is joining the cast (7/16/2020).

Filming Timeline

  1. September 2022: The film was in Completed status.
  2. September 2021: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. March 2021: The film was in Production status.

    Starts filming early April in Atlanta.

  4. January 2021: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. June 2019: The film was in Development status.

    Jungle Cruise director Jaume Collet-Serra is in talks to direct.

  6. November 2017: The film was in Development status.

    Adam Sztykiel will write the script.

  7. January 2017: The film was in Development status.

Black Adam Release Date: When is the film coming out?

Black Adam is coming out in 2022 on Friday, October 21, 2022 (Nationwide release). There are 14 other movies coming out on the same date, including Ticket to Paradise, American Murderer and The School For Good and Evil.

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