The recent release of some promotional images for upcoming figures from DC’s Black Adam The film gives us our best look at the villain in the movie.
New images (via The Direct) from the film’s line of toys and features almost all of the main characters, including Sabbac, the film’s main villain and a threatening presence. Sabbac didn’t show any trailers for the film, so it’s unclear how he will be involved in the film.
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In the DC comics, Sabbac has the ability to use and access the powers of Hell by speaking his own name. Throughout the comics, Sabbac acts as an opponent of the Shazam Family, as well as having various run-ins with the likes of Black Adam. In the film, he will play Marwan Kenzari, who seems to play Sabbac and Ishmael Gregor, an alter ego of Sabbac.
Black Adam Shown is the introduction of Dwayne Johnson as Teth-Adam or the titular anti-hero, whose background story was first mocked in 2019 Shazam! It marks the character’s live-action debut only after appearing in animated films and films such as Young Justice… Among Johnson are Pierce Brosnan as Doctor Fate, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, Quintessa Swindell as Cyclone, and Aldis Hodge as Hawkman. Other cast members include Sarah Shahi, Marwan Kenzari, James Cusati-Moyer, Bodhi Sabongui, Mo Amer, and Uli Latukefu in undisclosed roles.
Based on the DC Comics character created by Otto Binder and CC Beck, the film is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (The Shallow, Jungle Cruise) from a screenplay written by Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshiryani. The producers are Johnson, Dany Garcia, and Hiram Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions along with Beau Flynn of FlynnPicturesCo, with Scott Sheldon managing the project for FlynnPictureCo.