Jack Dylan Grazer has joined New Line Cinema's Shazam! as Freddy Freeman (a.k.a. Captain Marvel Jr.), according to The Hollywood Reporter. If accurate, Grazer would join a cast which includes Zachary Levi as Captain Marvel and Asher Angel as Billy Batson.
Grazer is best-known for his role as Eddie Kaspbrak in the horror remake It, and has also appeared in the television series Me, Myself, and I. His uncle is well-known movie producer Brian Grazer.
Director David F. Sandberg is expected to begin filming Shazam! in February for a planned April 5, 2019 theatrical release.