DC's 'Shazam!' Adds 'IT' Star Jack Dylan Grazer

Jack Dylan Grazer who starred in the horror film IT has joined the Shazam! movie

Following a breakout performance in New Line's box office record-breaker It, Jack Dylan Grazer has been added to the cast of the studio's DC Comic film, Shazam!.

The actor has joined the cast of New Line's Shazam! Shazam himself is the alter-ego of teenager Billy Batson who has the ability to say the word "Shazam", and transform into an adult superhero with the power of six mythological gods after saying the word. Grazer will play Freddy, Batson's best friend and the only person who knows the truth about Billy/Shazam.

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In the DC comic books, a character named Freddy Freeman was introduced in Whiz Comics #25 (December 1941) as a crippled newsboy who Shazam (called Captain Marvel in the comics) rescues from the evil Captain Nazi. He has also operated under the name Captain Marvel Jr. He also appeared in the CBS series Me, Myself & I and will next be seen in the drama Beautiful Boy with Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet. Production on the project is expected to kick off in February of next year. He recently confirmed that the target release date for the film is April 2019. Zachary Levi stars as the hero Captain Marvel, while Mark Strong is playing the villain, Captain Marvel's longtime arch-nemesis Doctor Sivana.

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