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Mark Strong in Talks to Play Villain in Shazam!

November 2, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Mark Strong Doctor Sivana

Mark Strong has another crack at playing a DC supervillain. The Green Lantern alum is in talks to play Doctor Sivana in Shazam!, according to The Wrap. Strong previously played Sinestro in Green Lantern as well as Merlin in both Kingsman films.

The actor joins Zachary Levi, who plays the titular role, in the DC Extended Universe film. David F. Sandberg is directing with an April 2019 release date set. Henry Gayden and Darren Lemke wrote the script.