As per the updates, American actress, singer and You Tuber Rachel Zegler is expected to join the star cast of ‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’. Zegler is soon to star in her upcoming film titled West Side Story to be released on December 10, 2021.
Please note that ‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’ happens to be one of the superhero sequels from DC Comics and New Line. Apart from Zegler, Hollywood actor actor Zachary Levi is also expected to join the star cast very soon. Also Read: Charlie Day, Jenny Slate to Star in Romantic Comedy ‘I Want You Back’
The upcoming superhero film is to be directed by David F. Sandberg from a screenplay by Chris Morgan and Henry Gayden.
After the news broke about Rachel Zegler who has been included in the star cast of the superhero film, it was soon announced that Geoff Johns (Mad Ghost Productions) and Peter Safran (The Safran Company) will jointly produce the film. This is what Zegler tweeted, “I am in my key role in Shazam 2 era.” Also Read: Bella Thorne: There Are People Who Want to Get Girls Naked On Camera
Even though the makers didn’t want to reveal more about the role of Rachel Zegler, it looks like the actress is going to perform something unique that fits to her character.
Rachel Zegler Joins Cast of ‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’ https://t.co/bLaXaobwIE
— Variety (@Variety) February 25, 2021
With that assignment in hand, Zegler will become the 2nd Colombian American who has been cast in the DC superhero role.
Prior to Zegler, Sasha Calle was assigned the same role who was announced to play a crucial role in the upcoming superhero film titled ‘The Flash’. Also Read: Chloe Grace Moretz Relies on Exercise for Mental Clarity
‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’ is basically going to be a sequel to the 2019 released superhero film titled Shazam. The story will continue where it ended in the last film. The plot mainly revolves around Billy Batson who has a trick of transforming into a God like superhero character simply by chanting a word ‘Shazam’.
‘Shazam: Fury of the Gods’ is going to be a light hearted superhero movie and will much revolve around the DC character which has been created by C.C. Beck and Bill Parker.
The film originally starred Asher Angel (as Billy) and Levi (as Shazam). The characters were appreciated and the film had managed to garner huge success at the box office. Also Read: Cruella Trailer: Emma Stone Plays Disney Villain Cruella De Vil In Origin Story
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