Shazam! Fury of the Gods is an upcoming DCEU movie from New Line Cinema, and a sequel to the 2019 film, Shazam. It follows the story of a teenager, Billy Banson, who upon reciting the magic word, “Shazam”, transforms into his superhero alter-ego, Shazam.
The film is all set to hit theaters internationally on March 15, 2023, and in North America on March 17, 2023. The trailer for the film was released a few weeks ago at San Diego Comic-Con.
Before the film hits the big screens, Warner Bros. has shared an exclusive production update, listing the entire cast and crew involved in the making of Shazam! Fury of the Gods.
The upcoming superhero film features multiple returning cast members, including Zachari Levy as Shazam, Asher Angel as Billy Batson, Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman, Adam Brody as Superhero Freddy, Ross Butler as Superhero Eugene, Meagan Good as Superhero Darla, and D.J Cotrona as Superhero Pedro.
Other cast members include Grace Caroline Currey as Mary Bromfield, Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley, Ian Chen as Eugene Choi, Jovan Armand as Pedro Pena, Marta Melans as Rosa Vasquez, Cooper Andrews as Victor Vasquez and Djimon Hounsou as Wizard.
There are also a few new members who will be a part of the film, such as Rachel Zegler, Lucy Liu, and Helen Mirren.
The film is directed by David F. Sandberg, who also directed the previous entry. Chris Morgan and Henry Gayden have written the script, based on characters from the DC Comics.
Gyula Pados, Paul Kirby and Michel Aller will be taking their roles as director of photography, production designer and editor respectively. Season Kent, who has previously worked on DC: League of Super Pets and The Addams Family 2, will be working as the music supervisor, while the music is being composed by Christophe Beck.
The costume designer for the film is Louise Mingenbach. Bruce Jones and Raymond Chen are the visual effects supervisors.
With such a stellar cast and crew, expectations are quite high from Shazam! Fury of the Gods.
About Shazam! Fury of the Gods
Shazam! Fury of the Gods is an upcoming American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name. It will be a sequel to 2019’s Shazam, directed by David F. Sandberg, who’s returned for the sequel.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods follows Billy Batson and his superhero siblings take on Hespera and Kalypso, daughters of Atlas, who have come to strip the six heroes of their powers, claiming the wizard Shazam’s decision of giving Billy the power of the gods was a mistake.
The movie starring Zachary Levi, Jack Dylan Grazer, Lucy Liu, and Helen Mirren, is set to release on March 15, 2023.