The much-awaited sequel Shazam! Fury of the Gods calls filming a wrap as the director of the movie, David F. Sandberg, confirms that the production just finished shooting, and he proudly announced and confirmed the news on his personal Twitter account saying that it has come to a close with a photo of a clapperboard.
The sequel to Shazam! has been confirmed shortly after the release of the first movie and David Sandberg would continue to hold on to the direction of the project with the script of Henry Gayden. It was officially announced that Shazam! Fury of the Gods will be happening during the DC FanDome virtual convention back in August 2020.
The filming of Shazam! Fury of the Gods happened in Atlanta, Georgia where the production of the film has been on and off due to the ongoing global pandemic. Thankfully, the cast and crew could now call it a wrap.
With multiple delays on the production due to the pandemic, the schedule of Shazam! Fury of the Gods has been moved from April 1, 2022, to June 2, 2023. The film is expected to hit into post-production following the news of the wrap of its filming and with the window of time it has been scheduled into, the production still has long to put into it visual effects and touch-ups.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods is within the DC Extended Universe and it is starred by Zachary Levi and Asher Angel as Billy Batson, Faithe Herman as Darla Freeman, Grace Fulton as Mary Bromfield, Ian Chen as Eugene Choi, Jovan Armand as Pedro Pena, Djimon Hounsou as the wizard, Jack Dylan Grazer, Cooper Andrews, and Rachel Zegler as a surprise character. Also in the cast are big names such as Lucy Liu as Kalypso, and Helen Mirren as Hespera.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods is currently scheduled for release on June 2, 2023.