Will a former James Bond make this superhero a little more smooth? The Hollywood Reporter scoops Pierce Brosnan will portray Doctor Fate in Black Adam!
His characters given name is Kent Nelson. He’s a master sorcerer who wears the Helmet of Fate. Dr. Fate is one of DC’s oldest heroes dating back to 1940’s More Fun Comics #5. Gardner Fox and Howard Sherman are his creators.
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Brosnan is the final main actor to join the film. Dwayne Johnson, Aldis Hodge, Noah Centineo, and Quintessa Swindell are the previously announced cast members. Jaume Collet-Serra serves as director. Johnson, Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia are all producing. The trio and Collet-Serra previously worked together on Disney’s Jungle Cruise.
Black Adam will begin filming next month! The film was set for a debut later this year, but expect that date to move.