USA Today has released two new photos of Dwayne Johnson as Hercules, the MGM and Paramount upcoming action-adventure film.

These are the latest photos, giving us an up-close look at Johnson as the Greek Hero Hercules.

The film, which is set to be released July 25, will put out the first trailer this Tuesday, March 25.

Hercules is directed by Brett Ratner and is based on the graphic novel “Hercules: The Thracian Wars” by Radical Studios.

The film takes place after Hercules has completed his legendary twelve labors and has become a mercenary traveling Greece, haunted by a sin from his past.

When he is commissioned to defeat an evil warlord he must face his past and become the man he once was for good to triumph

In addition to Johnson the cast includes: Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell,  Tobias Santelmann, Joseph Fiennes, John Hurt, Rebecca Ferguson,  Aksel Hennie, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Reece Ritchie and Peter Mullan.

Consumer Press will have the first trailer as soon as it’s available, so check back with us.

Check out the new pictures below, courtesy of Coming Soon.