Dwayne Johnson joins DC Universe as Black Adam

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s “superhero dreams” have finally come true as he shared his first look in and as ‘Black Adam’, along with its release date. “The DC comic’s superhero character is blessed by magic with powers equal to Superman. Adam is rebellious, one of a kind superhero, who will always do right for the people,” wrote Johnson while describing his character on Instagram. Announcing the release date of the film – December 22, 2021 – The Rock also shared his first look as ‘Black Adam’ dressed in a powerful black suit with a cape and lit eyes. Sharing the same on social media, the star in the caption added that he has always dreamed about being a superhero while growing up, and, in particular, loved Superman. The Hobbs and Shaw actor stated, “Now, years later as a man, with the same DNA I had as a kid – my superhero dreams have come true.”