In a recent chat with Digital Spy, Dwayne Johnson discussed his choice to play Black Adam in the upcoming Shazam movie, a casting decision he made between Black Adam or Shazam himself.
"I just felt Black Adam was more interesting to me," said Johnson. "I just felt like there were more layers to Black Adam, starting out as a slave, and ultimately becoming the anti-hero we enjoy today."
Johnson also mentioned posing the question to fans back in 2008, saying that the fans overwhelmingly said they'd rather see him as Black Adam.
MARVEL MIGHTY HEROES App Launches
Starting today, fans can download a new game from Marvel and DeNA entitled Marvel Mighty Heroes. The brawler-style game features numerous Marvel characters with a story written by Fred Van Lente.
Up to four players can come together via mobile devices to assemble a team of heroes to take on challenges, upgrade their skills, and participate in multi-player events.
Marvel Mighty Hereoes is available now on iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android devices. Check out the trailer for the game here.
Hot Toys Releases Life-Sized AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Statues
As part of the Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron Exhibition, Hot Toys have produced a series of life-sized statues of Ultron and the Avengers, which they debuted via their Facebook page last week.
The statues aim to capture the same sense of realism and detail that Hot Toys's highly collectible 1/6 scale figures embody, and feature pieces of Ultron, Thor, Iron Man's Hulkbuster Armor, Captain America, and Iron Man's Stealth Armor.
Avengers: Age of Ultron IMAX Poster Concepts Hit the Web
Debuting via Twitter, a series of four concepts for the Avengers: Age of Ultron IMAX poster have hit the web, with Marvel calling for fans to vote for their favorite by using the corresponding hastag on Facebook and Twitter.
Mad Max: Fury Road Main Trailer Debuts
A new trailer for Warner Bros.' upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road has made its debut Wednesday via YouTube. Check it right here.
Mad Max: Fury Road stars Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Zoe Kravitz, and Nicholas Hoult, and is set for a May 15 release.