The excited star shared a snap of himself next to a poster for the flick, where he's in character as the hero.
"This! This is what dreams are made of," Levi captioned his snap, in which he's grinning with palpable joy and pointing to his own suited-up image on the giant poster behind him. "Complete and total wish fulfillment, plus a beverage! All the squeees."
As Collider points out, the candy-colored imagery is certainly a breath of fresh air, after all the doom and gloom that the DC Extended Universe has churned out in recent years (save for last summer's "Wonder Woman," which was a step in the right direction). That's in line with what director David Sandberg told Moviefone last summer about his vision for the flick, which he said would have "more of a comedy approach."
There's still a long way to go before the film hits theaters, so expect a clearer look at the full costume sometime in the future. "Shazam!" is set for release on April 5, 2019.
We all have a superhero inside of us -- it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In 14-year-old Billy Batson's case, all he needs to do is shout out one word to transform into the adult superhero Shazam. Still a kid at heart, Shazam revels in the new version of himself by doing what any other teen would do -- have fun while testing out his newfound powers. But he'll need to master them quickly before the evil Dr. Thaddeus Sivana can get his hands on Shazam's magical abilities. Read More