Zachary Levi has confirmed his casting as DC's Captain Marvel/Shazam! in the 2019 Shazam! feature film. The Chuck actor commented on the role in a social media posting.
"Honored and greatly humbled to be a part of the #dcuniverse by bringing the original Captain Marvel to life," Levi posted on Instagram. "I am beside myself with gratitude, not only for this opportunity, but also the incredible outpouring of love and support from so many of you out there in the world. Now if you’ll excuse me, I’ll be in the gym for the rest of forever."
Shazam! is scheduled to open in theaters April 5, 2019.