Dwayne Johnson who will be playing the upcoming role of DC’s anti-hero Black Adam,  the actor revealed the news in a live Q&A session where he revealed that the film will starts its shooting this year in summer.

The actor wrote “We plan on shooting probably at the end of summer now. Probably pushed maybe into August, maybe September.” Spanish Filmmaker Jaume Collet-Serra who is known for the films , The Shallow, Orphan will be directing the film Black Adam.  Black Adam will be starring Dwayne Johnson in the titular role and it will be the first step for Dwayne Johnson to step into the superhero universe.

Black Adam is a based on a story of a boy Aman who belongs to a fictional tribe in an Arab country called Khandaq but he gets thrown into slavery at a very young age.

However when Aman is bestowed with powers to heal his uncle Adam but Adam kills Aman and gets his superpowers and by the DC comic book stories Black Adam is the Arch nemesis of Shazam . Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that he will be playing Black Adam and the films shooting will be starting at the end of this summer.