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This previous weekend’s DC Fandome definitely lived as much as most expectations when it got here to the quantity and the standard of the reveals. We even acquired a good take a look at one film that hasn’t been capable of start filming in Black Adam. By means of easy animated sequences of idea artwork, we lastly acquired to see a model of what Dwayne Johnson will appear like because the anti-hero of the movie and we additionally realized who he’ll be battling within the type of the Justice Society of America. The make-up of this model of the group was confirmed to incorporate Hawkman, Physician Destiny, Cyclone, and Atom Smasher, however followers instantly started asking about one other potential member. Hawkgirl.
If Hawkman can be on this movie’s model of the JSA, then it will make sense that we would get Hawkgirl as effectively, and lots of requested Dwayne Johnson about it on social media, questioning if the character was maybe being held again. The Rock responded with a considerably cryptic reply, that confirmed that Hawkgirl truly was deliberate for the movie on the outset, however was in the end changed by Cyclone for causes Johnson calls “sophisticated.”
Whereas Hawkgirl was, like many feminine heroes, merely created to be a gender-flipped model of a male hero, Hawkgirl has turn out to be simply as widespread, if no more so, than her male counterpart. Whereas the character has an intensive historical past within the comics, having been round since 1940, non-comic followers could also be acquainted with Hawkgirl from both Legends of Tomorrow or the Justice League animated collection from the early 2000s.
Dwayne Johnson says that down the street the story of what occurred with Hawkgirl can be informed, however he is not going into it now. LIkely, DC and Dwayne Johnson don’t need Hawkgirl to be the story when Black Adam hasn’t even gone into manufacturing but. No one needs the film or the character of Cyclone to start out off at an obstacle resulting from followers who needed to see Hawkgirl being pissed off.
In fact, not understanding the story will result in hypothesis about what precisely occurred. Since Warner Bros. owns DC it isn’t a problem of rights administration, so the primary thought that pops into thoughts is that there could be different plans for Hawkgirl at DC and Warner Bros. As a result of Hawkgirl is a reasonably widespread character there could also be curiosity in doing one thing else with the character and thus placing her in Black Adam might make that harder.
Whereas there was much less give attention to the “DC Prolonged Universe” as an entity in recent times, there nonetheless is one, at the very least so far as we all know. Black Adam was referenced first within the Shazam! film, which we additionally know takes place in the identical universe as Justice League. If there is a competing want to make use of Hawkgirl elsewhere in that universe, then it could be that Black Adam was requested to exchange the character, equally to the way in which that the primary Suicide Squad film needed to be modified up to ensure that Justice League to work.