Shazam! is a 2019 American hero parody dependent on the DC Comics character of a similar name. Delivered by New Line Cinema and disseminated by Warner Bros. Pictures, it is the seventh portion in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU). Coordinated by David F. Sandberg from a screenplay by Henry Gayden, and a story by Gayden and Darren Lemke, the film stars Asher Angel as Billy Batson, a high school kid who can change into a grown-up hero, played by Zachary Levi. Imprint Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer, and Djimon Hounsou additionally star. It is the principal live-activity film variant of the character since the 1941 sequential Adventures of Captain Marvel (the character’s unique name).