The first trailer for DC’s Shazam! Fury of the Gods has been screened on Cinemacon 2022. The trailer is described as an outstanding action feature and starts with Billy having a dream that Wonder Woman wants to date him. The daughters of Atlas as villains (Helen Mirren and Lucy Liu). He’s also seen telling Helen Mirren’s character he’s watched the Fast and Furious movies, he knows saving the world is about FAMILY. Then his whole family shows up. See the trailer shots below.
Before screening the trailer, Levi said it was “super dreamy getting the gang back together” and promised the original’s themes would remain in the sequel. he added, “We don’t want to veer from the magic we were able to find in the first movie, balancing action, comedy, drama, and heart. That’s a massive part of what people connected to in the first movie.”
Angel, who plays young Billy Batson, said, “The last time everyone saw Billy he was a kid, and he’s grown up and matured. I would say adulthood is on the horizon and it’s scary because he doesn’t know what’s going to happen to him. That weighs pretty heavily on him and he’s trying to enjoy the moment and, hey, have these superpowers.”
The film is directed by David F. Sandberg, the film will star Asher Angel as Billy Batson, Zachary Levi as Shazam, Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman, Adam Brody as Superhero Freddy, Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley, Meagan Good as Superhero Darla, Ian Chen as Eugene Choi, Ross Butler as Superhero Eugene, Grace Fulton as Mary Bromfield, Jovan Armand as Pedro Peña, D.J. Cotrona as Superhero Pedro, Marta Milans as Rosa Vasquez, Cooper Andrews as Victor Vasquez, Helen Mirren as Hespera, Lucy Liu as Kalypso, Rachel Zegler as Hespera’s sister, and Djimon Hounsou as Shazam.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods will hit theaters on December 16, 2022.