In the cast of the film adaptation of the DC graphic novel “Shazam 2” there was a new addition. According to the Western media, the main team is joined by famous actress Helen Mirren. She will take on the role of the villainess Gespera – Atlas’ daughter.
By the way, the antagonist has no analogue in the comics, but her divine status suggests that she will have an incredible supernatural capabilities. By the way, the filming and distribution schedules for the second installment were changed last year, due to the pandemic.
As of today, the film is expected to be released in 2023. There is no word yet on whether the picture will be presented simultaneously in theaters and on streaming services, as has happened with many screenings this year. This information can probably be announced later.
As a reminder, “Shazam!” is about a guy who, using a magic word, was able to turn into a superhero. The picture was presented to the public in the spring of 2019. The film grossed an estimated $365 million at the box office. Zachary Levi, Mark Strong took the lead roles. Djimon Hounsou, Michelle Borth and other actors also played in the project.