Dwayne Johnson Excited For Black Adam; Likens Abilities To Henry Cavill’s Superman

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With the upcoming Black Adam film finally having a director, Dwayne Johnson seems excited about the upcoming film and likens his character’s abilities to that of Henry Cavill’s Superman.

During a recent interview with MTV, Dwayne Johnson seemed ecstatic that the upcoming Black Adam film is actually happening. During the interview, he talked a bit about Black Adam’s powers. In it, he compared the powers to Superman’s and seemed to think that this is why it was so cool and exciting:

Black Adam has the same powers as Superman. Think about that. That’s why it’s so cool and exciting!

You can see the full interview with Dwayne Johnson comparing Black Adam’s powers to Henry Cavill’s Superman’s powers below:

From the sound of things, Dwayne Johnson, who already appears inhuman with his muscle mass, looks ready to play a character who is even more powerful then he is!

What do you all make of this interview? Are you eager to see Dwayne Johnson play Black Adam with powers like Henry Cavill’s Superman? Are you looking forward to his character eventually going head to head with Shazam!? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

Created by Otto Binder and C. C. Beck, Black Adam is the arch-nemesis of Shazam, played by Zachary Levi in the DC Extended Universe. With a Shazam! sequel currently in the works, Black Adam fans are expecting the two characters to cross paths at some point in the future.  Jaume Collet-Serra is currently in talks to direct Black Adam.

Stay tuned for more updates on Jaume Collet-Serra’s Black Adam movie starring Dwayne Johnson.

Source: MTV Twitter

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