Suicide Squad To Include Will Smith, Jared Leto, Tom Hardy And More

Suicide_Squad_Vol_4-8_Cover-1Variety is reporting that the cast for Warner Bros / DC Entertainment film Suicide Squad has been set. Jared Leto will play the Joker, Will Smith as Deadshot, Tom Hardy as Rick Flagg, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Boomerang and Cara Delevingne as Enchantress.

The film will be directed by David Ayer, produced by Charles Roven and will begin shooting next April in Toronto. The film is set to open August 5, 2016.

The role of Amanda Waller has yet to be cast but it's said the studio is considering Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Oprah Winfrey for the part. Also, speculation is that Jesse Eisenberg will reprise his role as Lex Luthor from Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice but that has yet to be confirmed.

[Source: Variety]

 

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