Back on August 19th, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson said that he was in talks with Warner Bros to either play Shazam or Black Adam for an upcoming DC Film. He mentioned that Black Adam was one of his favorite characters, but he seemed to be up for both roles. Johnson announced today, on Twitter, which character he would be playing: Black Adam
Update: According to Variety, The Rock will be starring DC & New Line Cinema's (A subsidiary of Warner Bros.) Shazam film, playing Black Adam. Darren Lemke (Jack The Giant Slayer, Shrek Forever After) will be writing the script. Hiram Garcia (Hercules) is producing.