The Suicide Squad might sound like a sequel to the 2016 American Superhero film, Suicide Squad, but it has been confirmed that it is a reboot with a new name. Hence we don’t call it Suicide Squad 2. The movie is currently under production and will release in 2021. We have gathered the inside details for you. Keep reading to know more about the upcoming sequel.
DC Comics Anti-hero team, Suicide Squad, will be back. And this time, the movie will be directed and written by the phenomenal director, James Gunn, who has directed the movie Guardians of the Galaxy. Based on a story by John Ostrander, The Suicide Squad will be the tenth film in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU). Distributed by Warner Bros., the movie will release in 2021, and James Gunn had made a public statement that they are not delaying the release date as of now, as the production is well ahead of its schedule. Fans might also get to see behind the scenes footage by the end of this year.
We can expect the movie to be set in fictional Midway City. While the official movie trailer has not been released as of now, and it is quite too early to expect it, we have sourced out a teaser trailer for the fans.
Follow the link to watch the teaser trailer of The Suicide Squad-
James Gunn has wrapped up the shooting up the movie on February 28, 2020.
The Suicide Squad: Cast
The cast includes-
•Margot Robbie as former psychiatrist Harley Quinn
•Viola Davis will play Amanda Waller
•Joel Kinnaman will make a comeback as Rick Flag.
•Jai Courtney will play the role of thief Captain Boomerang
•David Dastmalchian will be seen as Polka Dot Man
•John Cena as The Peacemaker, and
•Daniela Melchior will be back as Ratcatcher 2
•Steve Agee will give the voiceover to King Shark, who will be the supervillain in this movie.
The Suicide Squad- Release Date
James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad will make its August release next year. It has been announced officially that the movie will make it to the theatres on August 4, 2021. This soft reboot of the 2016 blockbuster Suicide Squad seems a kind of a mystery to us, and from the excitement of the director, James Gunn, we gather that this movie has a lot of fun and interesting content in store for us.
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