“Shazam!” simply opened this week and it’s already garnering great reviews from critics and fans alike. On Thursday evening, the movie’s superstar Zachary Levi instructed “Overdue Display” host Stephen Colbert that he thinks the superhero’s tale will resonate with everybody.
Shazam is an odd superhero as a result of he’s a 14-year-old boy who turns into an grownup with magical powers each time he utters the phrase “Shazam!” Levi described the movie as “Giant” meets Superman.
Colbert confessed that he learn Shazam comedian books when he was once a kid and occasionally uttered the phrase “Shazam,” hoping for a metamorphosis.
It’s for the “child in all folks,” Levi instructed Colbert. “While you’re a little bit child, in the future on your lifestyles you truly in point of fact imagine … you’ll be a superhero.”
Levi additionally confirmed off the motion determine in line with his persona:
Levi is highest identified for enjoying the name function within the hit comedy “Chuck.” He’s additionally acted on Broadway, equipped the voice for Flynn Rider within the animated movie “Tangled,” co-starred as Benjamin in “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and performed Fandral the Speeding in two “Thor” films.
“Shazam!” is anticipated to open with as much as $50 million in price ticket gross sales within the U.S. and Canada, Deadline reported.