Actress Lucy Liu gets a role in the superhero

movie Shazam!

Fury of the Gods

, due out in 2023.

That reports entertainment website

The Wrap


The 52-year-old American takes on the role of the villain Kalypso.

The upcoming movie is a sequel to the movie


from 2019.


Fury of the Gods

tells the story of teenage Billy Batson, who transforms into superhero Shazam after casting a special spell.

Billy, who is still in school, gets super powers and goes on all kinds of adventures.

Not only Liu has been added to the cast of the new film, which will be directed by David Sandberg.

It was also announced that nineteen-year-old Rachel Zegler will get a role.

The names of Zachary Levi, Helen Mirren and Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson have already been announced.