Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023) Movie Info
Shazam is the main character in the forthcoming American superhero film Shazam! Fury of the Gods, which is based on DC Comics. It is supposed to be the sequel to Shazam! (2019) and the fourteenth film in the DC Extended Universe, (DCEU) produced by New Line Cinema, DC Films, The Safran Company, and Mad Ghost Productions, and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, Jack Dylan Grazer, Djimon Hounsou, Rachel Zegler, Helen Mirren, and Lucy Liu feature in the film, which is directed by David F. Sandberg and written by Henry Gayden.
- Director: David F. Sandberg
- Writer: Henry Gayden
- Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
- Country of origin: United States
- Language: English
- Also known as: Shazam 2
- Production companies: New Line Cinema, Warner Bros.
- Filming Locations: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
- Georgia, USA
Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023) Review
Shortly after the release of Shazam! in April 2019, a sequel was in the works, with Gayden returning as writer. Sandberg and Levi were also scheduled to return in December of that year. In August 2020, the title and the remainder of the returning cast were announced, with Zegler, Mirren, and Liu cast as Atlas’ daughters in early 2021. In May of that year, filming began in Atlanta, Georgia. Shazam! On June 2, 2023, Fury of the Gods will be released in the United States.
Following the success of Shazam! in April 2019, it was announced that Henry Gayden will return to write the sequel’s script. Producer Peter Safran and director David F. Sandberg were also slated to return. Michelle Borth, who played Mary Bromfield’s adult superhero form in the original film, later announced that she had signed a five-picture deal for the character and would be returning for at least one sequel later that month. In June, Zachary Levi stated that he will reprise his role as Shazam in the sequel, and that production would begin in mid-2020. Sandberg and many of the first film’s cast and crew were confirmed to return in December 2019, when New Line Cinema and Warner Bros. Pictures announced the sequel’s April 1, 2022 release date. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this was postponed from April until November 4, 2022. Marta Milans stated in June 2020 that she would repeat her role as Rosa Vásquez, the first film’s foster mother, and that production had been delayed due to the pandemic.
- Helen Mirren as Hespera
- Zachary Levi as Shazam
- Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman
- Lucy Liu as Kalypso
- Adam Brody as Super Hero Freddy
- Rachel Zegler
- Meagan Good as Super Hero Darla
- Ross Butler as Super Hero Eugene
- Grace Fulton as Mary Bromfield / Superhero Mary
- Marta Milans as Rosa Vasquez
- Asher Angel as Billy Batson
- J. Cotrona as Super Hero Pedro
- Ian Chen as Eugene Choi
- Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley
- Jovan Armand as Pedro Pena
Is Superman in Shazam Fury of the Gods?
Superman will not appear in Shazam: Fury of the Gods, according to the newest reports, but when it comes to superhero movies, anything can happen, so who knows what the future holds? In 2023, we will know for sure.
Who is the Villain in Shazam Fury of the Gods?
Lucy Liu is a Chinese actress. She will portray Kalypso, the sister of the main villain Hespera, who will be played by Helen Mirren, another newbie to the program.
Where is Shazam Fury of the Gods Filming?
In Atlanta, production on DC’s “Shazam! Fury of the Gods” has begun.
Is Black Adam in Shazam 2?
David F. Sandberg, the director of Shazam 2, has confirmed whether or not Black Adam will return in the DC sequel. “No, he has his own movie,” Sandberg replied in response to a query on Instagram about whether Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who portrays Black Adam in the DCEU, will appear in Shazam 2. As a result, it appears that the two will remain separate for the time being.
SHAZAM! FURY OF THE GODS RELEASE DATES
|Portugal||1 June 2023|
|Slovakia||1 June 2023|
|Argentina||2 June 2023|
|Canada||2 June 2023|
|Germany||2 June 2023|
|UK||2 June 2023|
|Turkey||2 June 2023|
|USA||2 June 2023|
ALSO KNOWN AS (AKA)
|(original title)||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|Australia (working title)||Untitled Shazam! Sequel|
|Australia||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|Brazil (working title)||Untitled Shazam! Sequel|
|Brazil||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|India (English title)||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|Italy (working title)||Untitled Shazam! Sequel|
|Italy||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|Slovakia||Shazam! Hnev bohov|
|UK (working title)||Untitled Shazam! Sequel|
|UK||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|USA (informal title)||Shazam 2|
|USA||Shazam! Fury of the Gods|
|Uzbekistan||Shazam! Ma’budlar qahri|
|(working title)||Untitled Shazam! Sequel|