Who Is Hawkman?
Carter Hall is Hawkman, the latest in a long line of reincarnates of Prince Khufu Kha-Tarr. His life and history is notoriously convoluted. The character was created by Gardner Fox and Dennis Neville, and first appeared in Flash Comics #1 (January 1940).
Black Adam is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra from a screenplay by Adam Sztykiel, Rory Haines, and Sohrab Noshirvani, the film will star Dwayne Johnson as Teth Adam / Black Adam alongside Aldis Hodge as Khufu / Carter Hall / Hawkman, Noah Centineo as Albert Rothstein / Atom Smasher, Sarah Shahi as Professor Adrianna Tomaz, Marwan Kenzari as Ishmael, Quintessa Swindell as Maxine Hunkel / Cyclone, Bodhi Sabongui as Amon, with Pierce Brosnan as Kent Nelson / Doctor Fate, and Djimon Hounsou as Shazam. James Cusati-Moyer, Mo Amer, and Uli Latukefu have also been cast in undisclosed roles.
Black Adam will hit theaters on October 21, 2022.