Earlier, it was reported by The Illuminerdi that actress Sarah Shahi (Person of Interest) was joining the cast of Black Adam which has now been confirmed by Deadline.
In the film, Shahi will play a university professor and freedom fighter leading the resistance in Kahndaq.
She joins Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam, Noah Centineo as Atom Smasher, and Aldis Hodge as Hawkman. Doctor Fate and Cyclone are also roles expected to be filled as confirmed at DC FanDome.
Rory Haines, Sohrab Noshirvani, and Adam Sztykiel have worked on Black Adam’s script with Jamue Collet-Serra set to direct.
Dwayne and Jaume recently worked together on Disney’s Jungle Cruise.
Filming on Black Adam is expected to begin sometime next year in Atlanta, Georgia and possibly in Los Angeles, California.
Matrix 4 recently took the film’s release date of December 22nd, 2021 and still hasn’t landed a new date.