Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Black Adam’ Gets A Writer

Dwayne Johnson Black AdamDwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s Black Adam movie has found its writer.

The Tracking Board has revealed that Adam Sztykiel is in negotiations to write the standalone feature for New Line and DC Entertainment. Sztykiel is best known for creating Undateable, an American television sitcom that ran for three seasons on NBC.

The DC Comics villain was originally set to make his big screen debut in Shazam, which is expected to begin production in February under the direction of Annabelle: Creation helmer David F. Sandberg. In the comics, Black Adam is often depicted as a villain or anti-hero who frequently faces off against Shazam, who will be played by Zachary Levi.

Black Adam does not yet have a release date nor a director. Johnson is producing the project alongside Hiram Garcia and Beau Flynn.

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Stay tuned for all the latest details on the Black Adam movie!

Source: The Tracking Board

The 7 Deadliest Assassins In DC Comics

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Deadliest Assassins, Deathstroke, Lady Shiva, BaneIn a world full of superheroes, it takes some next-level assassins to get things done on the dark side. For every hero who spent years honing their fighting abilities, there are expert killers who have no problem breaking the law to get things done. Usually, these killers strike for profit, but like most assassins these individuals also strike for personal sake.

Whether it’s fighting with their hands or using a blade of some sort or a firearm, these assassins are some of the deadliest and most tactically proficient characters in all of comics. Comic fans often say that Batman is the most powerful, non-superpowered figure, but all of these assassins have made him sweat or bleed over the years in the pages of DC Comics. In addition to these individual killers, there are also secret organizations like the League of Assassins  that work to help figures like Ra’s al Ghul commit their ancient plans. In short, the DC Universe is full of assassins and they have no problem taking what they want.

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Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.