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Dwayne Johnson says he'll play DC superhero Shazam -- or his nemesis
Dwayne Johnson says he'll play DC superhero Shazam -- or his nemesis

Dwayne Johnson has a tough decision on his hands: whether to wield the power of the DC Comics superhero Shazam or that of his arch nemesis, Black Adam. During an appearance in Mexico City to promote his new film, "Hercules," the 42-year-old action hero said he will play one of the two characters in an upcoming Shazam movie adaptation, according to the Associated Press. He added, "I am putting my heart and soul and my bones into this role." Warner Bros., DC's parent company, declined to comment on Johnson's remarks. Created in 1939, Shazam (originally known as Captain Marvel) is the cape-wearing alter ego of Billy Batson, a boy who becomes imbued with the...

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