Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as “The Rock”, is all set to voice Krypto the Super-Dog, canine best friend of Superman, in Warner Bros’ upcoming animated feature DC League of Super-Pets.
Krypto first appeared in 1955’s Adventure Comics No. 210. Reportedly, DC League of Super-Pets is a fictional team of super-powered pets in the DC Universe. The original membership included Krypto: the Super-Dog, Streaky: the Super-Cat, Beppo: the Super-Monkey, and Comet: the Super-Horse, with the shape-shifting alien Proty II joining later.
Jared Stern is writing and directing the film, which will release in US theatres on May 20, 2022.
Dwayne Johnson, who'll also be seen in 'Black Adam', took to Instagram to share the news. He wrote, "From becoming #BlackAdam to now becoming Superman's dog, #Krypto, it's… a privilege to help build out our exciting @DCComics Universe."
Dwayne is producing the movie through his company Seven Bucks Productions, along with his partners Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia, in addition to voicing the main character.