David F. Sandberg is back directing from a screenplay by Henry Gayden, based on the DC character created by Bill Parker and C.C. Beck. The sequel will continue the story of teenage Billy Batson who, upon reciting the magic word “Shazam!” is struck by the Living Lightning of the gods and transformed into his adult superhero alter ego, Shazam.
Peter Safran is producing through The Safran Company. Shazam! Fury of the Gods is slated for release on June 2, 2023.
Liu, who co-starred for seven seasons on CBS’ popular drama Elementary,