Shazam villain Black Adam character-based Dwayne Johnson starring film ‘Black Adam’ is ready to hit the theaters, and the official theatrical release date of ‘Black Adam’ is 21 October 2022 in the USA. A notable thing is while the Black Adam is an anti-hero character of Shazam, from the beginning, the makers are taken every possible decision to make ‘Black Adam’ a special and bigger than ‘Shazam (2019)’ in terms of budget, star cast, and VFX.
Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam Budget Revealed
According to a verified source, Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Black Adam’ is a big-budget film, and the production budget for the film is between $185-200 million, excluding P&A costs, and it’s also one of the most expensive films of 2022 and DC films. ‘Black Adam’ was produced under the production banners of New Line Cinema, DC Films, and Seven Bucks Production.
The WW theatrical and digital distributor of ‘Black Adam’ is Warner Bros. Pictures, and without any doubt, after its 45 days of theatrical release, the ‘Black Adam’ will be direct streaming on HBO Max.
$185-200 million spent by Warner Bros. Pictures and DC films on an anti-hero-based film looks like a big bet, and according to experts, makers have played such a big bet only because of Dwayne Johnson. Although the bets of the makers are right, it will be known only in October, but right now, the buzz about the film is very high, which is a good thing for the makers.
American superhero film ‘Black Adam’ is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by Adam Sztykiel, Rory Haines, and Sohrab Noshirvani. It stars Dwayne Johnson, Noah Centineo, Aldis Hodge, Sarah Shahi, Pierce Brosnan, and Quintessa Swindell.