Reports are saying that actor Adlis Hodge is currently in final talks to play the iconic DC Comics superhero, Hawkman, in Dwayne Johnson‘s Black Adam film.
With the movie being cleared to begin production in the state of Georgia next year, Hodge is set to join cast members Dwayne Johnson and Noah Centineo, who was recently casted as Atom Smasher.
Over the past few months, numerous names have been reported to be connected the role, but none of them seemed to be able to commit to the role; it now seems that DC has found their Hawkman.
UPDATE: September 25th
Dwayne Johnson announces Aldis Hodge will play Hawkman in Black Adam via Instagram:
Jaume Collet-Serra is set to direct Black Adam based off of the script written by Rory Hanes and Sohrab Noshirvani. Black Adam is set to hit theaters December 22, 2021.