Director James Gunn and the cast of upcoming sequel The Suicide Squad have unveiled the new characters, along with the first footage, at DC’s virtual event, DC Fandome.
The behind-the-scenes footage featured a number of interviews with the director and cast, teasing a 1970s war movie combined with a comedy. But don’t get too attached, it appears a number of the characters won’t make it…
Also, Idris Elba’s character has finally been confirmed as Bloodsport, along with Peter Capaldi as The Thinker, John Cena as Peacemaker and Nathan Fillion as T.D.K.
Check out the footage below!
When @JamesGunn says, “It’s going to be different from any superhero movie ever made,” he means it! See more in this official first sneak peek behind the scenes of #TheSuicideSquad! #DCFanDome pic.twitter.com/1uV9Ve4oeX— The Suicide Squad (@SuicideSquadWB) August 22, 2020
Directed by James Gunn, The Suicide Squad features an all star cast including Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Idris Elba, Jai Courtney, Nathan Fillion, Pete Davidson, Michael Rooker, John Cena, David Dastmalchian, Sean Gunn, Storm Reid and Peter Capaldi.
The Suicide Squad is set for release in cinemas August 6, 2021.