Despite getting mixed reviews , David Ayer’s first Suicide Squad film grossed a $750 million worldwide which gives DC a clear hope to try one more time in to DCEU’s antihero franchise. Suicide Squad 2 is being lead by Guardians of the Galaxy’s director James Gunn who is simultaneously signed for the third film in the Marvel Universe.
Suicide Squad 2 Release Date
Suicide Squad 2 has officially been assigned a release date of August 6, 2021 by Warner Bros as announced by it on January 30, 2019. The Suicide Squad filming took place from September 2019 to February 2020. James Gunn finished filming with a heartfelt message and a tribute to the cast and crew.
Suicide Squad 2 Cast : Who is joining the film?
Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Joel Kinnaman and Viola Davis from the first movie are returning as Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Rick Flag and Amanda Waller. Idris Elba has been rumoured to play Deadshot as Will Smith will not be able to play the character due to conflicting dates. There have been new additions to the cast list including Peter Capaldi, Michael Rooker, David Dastmalchian, Storm Reid, John Cena, Alice Braga, Nathan Fillion, Taika Waititi, Jennifer Holland, Julio Ruiz, Tinahe Kajese, Sean Gunn, Juan Diego Botto, Mayling Ng, Joaquín Cosío, Flula Borg, Pete Davidson, Steve Agee and Daniela Melchior.
Suicide Squad 2 Plot
The Suicide Squad is being referred to as a total reboot of the series exploring it’s origin story. James Gunn is always added to the list of funny directors who can add humour to any serious movie. It can be expected that this upcoming squad film will be light hearted and not dark like Shazam and Wonder Woman. The film set photos have revealed an expected villain to be King Shark.
Suicide Squad 2 Trailer
The trailer will not arrive until the end of 2020 if the coronavirus pandemic doesn’t affects the film’s post production work. Due to the pandemic , many films have been delayed but there is no confirmation if The Suicide Squad joins the list.
Source : DigitalSpy