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Jaume Collet-Serra to direct Dwayne Johnson's 'Black Adam'

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Dwayne Johnson-starrer 'Black Adams', a of the recently released 'Shazam!', has finally found its

The DC comics based film will be directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, who just finished shooting for a film, 'Jungle Cruise', according to The

will star in his own solo movie as the class villain Black Adam, and will presumably face off against the hero at some point.

The film will be produced by Beau Flynn, of FlynnPictureCo, along with Johnson, his wife and

The character dates back to the 1940s when he was called Marvel, and is considered the archnemesis of In the comic world, is considered to be an anti-hero.

Earlier, was to be the part of 'Shazam!', but the makers believed that the character deserved a film of his own.

'Black is being written by who wrote the screenplay for the first instalment.

Collet-Serra is known for directing horror films like 'House of Wax' and 'Orphan'. Later, he also helmed Liam Neeson-starrer 'The Commuter', 'Run All Night', 'Non-stop' and 'Unknown'.

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First Published: Sat, June 08 2019. 10:08 IST