“Shazam! The fury of the gods” presents poster and new preview – Diario La Página

It’s been over half a year since the first trailer for Shazam! The fury of the gods and during this time the excitement and expectation of the fans has only increased, hoping to see this sequel about the famous DC Comics superheroes. Now less than two months before the film hits the big screen, a new poster and the official trailer for this production headed by Zachary Levi have been revealed.

The new poster features Levi as the alter ego of Billy Batson’s hero opposite the antagonists Helen Mirren, Lucy Liu and Rachel Zegler as the Daughters of Atlas: Hespera, Kalypso and Anthea, respectively. In the image you can also see the magician Djimon Hounsou, as well as Batson’s adoptive brothers, who fight crime: Adam Brody (Freddy Freeman), Ross Butler (Eugene Choi), Meagan Good (Darla Dudley), DJ Cotrona (Pedro Peña) and Grace Fulton (Mary Bromfield).

Shazam! The fury of the gods will continue with the adventures of Billy Batson and Shazam. The first part of this franchise, released in 2019, received a lot of praise and excellent reviews from specialists, who argued that the story is a joyful and fun adventure that contrasted with the films that were being made at the time within the DC universe. . The company has ensured that the sequel will take the fun and action factor one step further.

“Shazam!  The fury of the gods” presents poster and new preview – Diario La Página

Director David F. Sandberg is back behind the camera for the sequel, with a script by Henry Gayden and Chris Morgan. The film is produced by Peter Safran, the new co-director of DC Films along with James Gunn. Warner revealed a new synopsis: “Granted with powers from the gods, Billy Batson and his adoptive siblings are still learning how to mix their teenage lives and come up with adult superhero alter-egos. When the Daughters of Atlas, a vengeful trio of Old Gods, come to Earth in search of magic stolen from them long ago, Billy, known as Shazam, and his family find themselves embroiled in a battle for their powers, their lives. and the fate of their world.”

A few days ago, Zachary Levi spoke to the Collider site, to whom he said he was excited about the sequel, which he believes will surpass the first installment. “I’m very proud of the first one, I think we made a very, very good movie, but I think the second one is much better. I think we had more time, we had more budget. We essentially had the entire cast back and we all knew our characters a little bit more. This makes everything feel more evolved.”

After last year’s big shakeup at Warner Bros. Discovery, DC Studios is going through a big change of its own. James Gunn and Peter Safran, newly appointed co-CEOs, will present a new direction for DC movies. However, fans of Shazam! You should not worry, since Levi said that the saga in which he stars will not suffer from the constant changes that have taken place in the company. Along with this sequel, other productions that are still standing to hit the movies this year are Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom and The Flash.