New The Suicide Squad poster: James Gunn confirms more characters
Following Saturday’s DC FanDome event, The Suicide Squad director James Gunn took to Twitter to share a brand new colorful poster for his highly-anticipated DC film, featuring the main members of team including long-time members Harley Quinn and Captain Boomerang as well as newcomers King Shark, Weasel and Savant. In addition, Gunn has also revealed the other characters that weren’t featured in the character reveal trailer, confirming that Storm Reid, Juan Diego Botto, Joaquin Cosio and Jennifer Holland will be portraying the roles of Tyla, Presidente General Silvio Luna, Mayor General Mateo Suarez and Emilia Harcourt, respectively. Check out the full poster below!
The Suicide Squad cast includes: John Cena, Jai Courtney, Joaquín Cosío, Joel Kinnaman, Maylin Ng, Flula Borg, Juan Deigo Botto, Storm Reid, Pete Davidson, Taika Waititi, Alice Brage, Tinashe Kajese, Daniela Melchior, Peter Capaldi, Julio Ruiz, Jennifer Holland, Viola Davis, Idris Elba, and Margot Robbie.
As we already know, Davis, Robbie, Courtney, and Kinnaman will all play the same roles they had in the 2016 film, reprising as Amanda Waller, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, and Rick Flag, respectively. Michael Rooker will play Savant, Flula Borg will play Javelin, David Dastmalchian will play Polka Dot Man, Daniela Melchior will play Ratcatcher 2, Idris Elba will play Bloodsport, Mayling NG will play Mongal, Peter Capaldi will play Thinker, Alice Braga will play Solsoria, Pete Davidson will play Blackguard, Natha Fillion will play TDK, Sean Gunn will play Weasel, John Cena will play Peace Maker and Steve Agee will play King Shark.
The movie is written and directed by Gunn. Charles Roven and Peter Safran will serve as producers. Nik Korda is executive producing the movie.
The Suicide Squad will hit theaters on August 6, 2021.