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Lucy Liu signs on for villain role in Shazam! sequel Fury Of The Gods
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Lucy Liu signs on for villain role in Shazam! sequel Fury Of The Gods

Lucy Liu has signed on to be one of the villains in the sequel to Shazam!. 

Liu will play Kalypso, one of the villains, who is the sister of Hespera and daughter of the god Atlas, whose stamina makes up one of Shazam's powers.

The sequel, which is to be titled Shazam! Fury Of The Gods, sees Zachary Levi return as the eponymous superhero Shazam!, and Asher Angel as his teenage alter ego, Billy Batson.

David F. Sandberg is returning to direct the film, from a screenplay by Henry Gayden. Helen Mirren has been cast as Hespera. 

Shazam! followed Batson, a teenage boy who can transform via the magic word "Shazam" into an adult superhero after a chance meeting with a magician. 

Shazam! Fury Of The Gods is due to be released into cinemas in June of 2023. 

You can check out Shazam! here in hmv's online store. 

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