Who is Black Adam and Shazam? The new Rock–Dwayne Johnson superhero franchise (VIDEO).

Black Adam, Shazam, and the Next Superhero Franchise Hopeful (Video) 

Black Adam, Shazam, and the Next Superhero Franchise Hopeful (Video) 

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Sept. 8 2014 4:16 PM

Who Is Black Adam? Who Is Shazam?

Explaining the latest obscure superhero to get the franchise treatment.

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Separate from the upcoming Justice League movie universe, Warner Bros. mined deep into the DC archives to resurrect Shazam and Black Adam into its latest franchise hopeful. The video above provides a refresher on one of the lesser-known heroes that will get the big-budget treatment.

Chris Wade is a New York-based video and audio producer and an occasional contributor to Brow Beat.