In what may simply be essentially the most electrifying panel to return out of DC FanDome thus far, Dwayne Johnson took a couple of minutes to inform followers all concerning the upcoming DCEU Black Adam film, the story of a slave from historic occasions who positive aspects the ability of Shazam, solely to search out himself corrupted earlier than his final fall…and resurrection in trendy occasions. However Johnson’s Black Adam isn’t coming alone, he’s going to have a workforce of heroes to share the display with. Whether or not they’re enemies or allies is one other story completely.
However Black Adam received’t be going through off with the Justice League (but). As a substitute, he’s going to tackle the Justice Society of America, a distinct workforce of heroes from one other period who’re presently coaching the subsequent era. We already suspected the JSA would make their huge display debut on this film due to the casting of Noah Centineo as JSA member Atom Smasher, a younger hero who finds himself in Adam’s orbit. Nevertheless it’s time to fulfill Atom Smasher’s teammates as nicely.
The large display Justice Society of the DCEU will include Hawkman, Dr. Destiny, Cyclone, and the aforementioned Atom Smasher. This isn’t a workforce that has been chosen accidentally.
Specifically, each Hawkman and Dr. Destiny are character with roots within the historic historical past of the DC Universe. In lots of JSA comics written by Geoff Johns and others it’s established that Hawkman knew Adam in a earlier life again when he was Khufu of Historic Egypt. Dr. Destiny is powered by Nabu, a cosmic Lord of Order who additionally fought alongside each Hawkman and Black Adam in historic occasions.