After a three-and-a-half month film shoot in Toronto, director David F. Sandberg has confirmed that filming is now over on the DC Comics adaptation “Shazam!”.
Levi also announced the conclusion of filming on his Instagram. The production recently took over a toy store for filming, and he says the crew will be giving the toys they used on the set to non-profit organizations around Toronto.
Asher Angel (Andi Mack) will star in the film as Billy Batson, with Zachary Levi taking on the titular hero and his alter ego. Mark Strong is the villain Doctor Sivana. Ron Cephas Jones, Jack Dylan Grazer, Grace Fulton, Ian Chen and Jovan Armand co-star as Billy’s friends that live in a group home with him.
Other cast members include Ron Cephas Jones as the Wizard who gives Billy his powers. The movie opens April 5th 2019.