Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has officially made his DC Extended Universe debut with the reveal of his Black Adam costume.
Johnson graces the cover of the new issue of Total Film, teasing fans of what to expect from the anti-hero’s costume. Johnson took to Twitter to announce the cover, which depicts the Black Adam costume in its electrifying glory. Johnson wrote, “The world needed a hero, instead it got me ~ Black Adam.” In his interview with Total Film, Johnson shares his “10-year journey of bringing the Khandaq disrupter to the big screen.”
“The world needed a hero, instead it got me ~ Black Adam⚡️— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) December 6, 2021
Our exciting @SevenBucksProd #BlackAdam delivers a global exclusive cover for @totalfilm.
Inside these pages, I share my 10yr journey of bringing the Khandaq disrupter to the big screen.
Available to buy THIS THURSDAY⚡️ pic.twitter.com/oTdpuokUyN
He followed that up with Total Film‘s subscriber cover photo, his golden eyes glowing in a tweet that reads, “It will change. The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe will change. Disruption is needed.”
It will change.— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) December 6, 2021
The hierarchy of power in the DC Universe will change.
Disruption is needed. #BlackAdam https://t.co/ATHzwMjkhu
The anti-hero film follows the storyline of an ancient character who has the power of Shazam. In the comics, the character was considered a villain initially but has later evolved into the anti-hero associated with the Justice Society, the Justice League as well as others.
Black Adam hits theaters on July 29, 2022. Watch the trailer below: