Warner Bros. Eyeing Daniela Melchior for Ratcatcher in 'The Suicide Squad'
Newcomer Daniela Melchior is being looked at to join James Gunn's unique roster of villains. — Melchior would join Idris Elba, John Cena, and David Dastmalchian as newcomers to the franchise. Jai Courtney is returning as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie will return as Harley Quinn, and Viola Davis will reprise her role as Amanda Waller.
James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad' Adds 'Ant-Man' Actor David Dastmalchian
David Dastmalchian is hopping from the MCU to the DCEU. — The Ant-Man actor has closed a deal to star in The Suicide Squad. Sources are saying David Dastmalchian will play the role of villain Polka-Dot Man.
John Cena in talks to join James Gunn's 'Suicide Squad' reboot
It wouldn’t be a typical news week if we weren’t reporting on James Gunn’s ‘Suicide Squad’ reboot. — Now that we have a somewhat clearer picture of Gunn’s team of “very bad people,” we have news that John Cena is in negotiations to join the cast.
James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad' will feature the return of Viola Davis as Amanda Waller
I wanna build a team of some very bad people, who I think can do some good. — 4/5 UPDATE: According to Variety, James Gunn has removed Deadshot from The Suicide Squad and Idris Elba will instead play a brand new but undisclosed character
Idris Elba in talks to play Deadshot in James Gunn’s ‘The Suicide Squad’
No Will Smith? No problem! — Earlier this week it was reported that James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad would be moving on without Will Smith, amicably speaking of course. At the time, sources reported that DC and WB execs were deciding whether they would recast the role or replace Smith’s character “Deadshot” with a different character from the DC universe.
James Gunn Confirmed To Direct Warner Bros. 'THE SUICIDE SQUAD'
What’s the old adage - if you can’t beat ‘em, take one of their talented filmmakers? — In what has been a wild 24 hours, Warner Bros has confirmed the release dates for both Matt Reeves The Batman - slated June 2021 - and James Gunn’s Suicide Squad sequel or what is now officially titled The Suicide Squad - slated for August 2021.