Over on Twitter, movie reporter Umberto Gonzalez printed that there have been plans to have Black Adam cameo in “Shazam! Fury Of The Gods,” however the thought was once nixed by way of Dwayne Johnson himself.
Johnson’s determination seems to be a part of a long-standing issue the performer has with the nature of Shazam. The 2019 movie “Shazam!” was once additionally poised to introduce Black Adam in a scene the place the brand new superpowered folks sat on their thrones ahead of knowing there was once a 7th seat that sat empty. Johnson, alternatively, was once liable for nixing the scene and any reference to Black Adam in “Shazam!” (The Wrap, by the use of The Direct).
In an interview with Vainness Truthful, Johnson himself spoke about “Shazam!,” noting that the preliminary draft had Black Adam as a outstanding a part of the movie as neatly. Johnson famous that the script at first served as an starting place tale for each characters, however he wasn’t open to such an association. “Once I learn that, I simply knew in my intestine, ‘We will’t make this movie like this,” he mentioned. “We might be doing Black Adam an implausible disservice.’ It will’ve been effective for Shazam having two starting place tales converge in a single movie, however no longer excellent for Black Adam.”
Johnson went on to say that he made a choice to the executives and insisted they separate the characters, permitting “Shazam!” to expand its personal tone unbiased of any considerations about Black Adam.