Director James Gunn took his time at DC Comics’ FanDome to introduce the brand new Suicide Squad set to debut in Warner Bros.’ The Suicide Squad.
A “roll call” trailer for his Suicide Squad sequel debuted at the moment at DC FanDome, a digital conference from DC Comics and Warner Bros. That features Idris Elba as Bloodsport, John Cena as Peacemaker, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Nathan Fillion as TDK, Pete Davidson as Blackguard and plenty of extra. Though it’s not an official trailer, that is the primary time that Gunn and Warner Bros. have introduced the movie’s new characters. Gunn additionally debuted a behind-the-scenes video that features a number of the first footage from The Suicide Squad.
The Suicide Squad is Gunn’s first huge undertaking, and first movie set inside a superhero universe, since he was ousted from Disney in 2018. Disney fired Gunn over a collection of offensive tweets that resurfaced. Though Disney’s actions drew ire from critics on the time, alongside pleas from the Guardians forged to deliver Gunn again, he wasn’t rehired to work on Guardians till March 2019.
The Suicide Squad will hit theaters on August sixth, 2021.