Suicide Squad 2 or Suicide Squad reboot is in works and will release in theaters very soon. While the first movie was very controversial from the Gangsta Joker to the whole world-ending plot, the Suicide Squad sequel will even take it further. DC movies hired James Gunn as the writer and director after he was fired from Disney and since then Suicide Squad 2 is a topic of major discussions. Here is everything you need to know on James Gunn’s Suicide Squad reboot.
Suicide Squad 2 Title: Reboot or Sequel
Suicide Squad reboot or sequel or part 2 are the different variations of the movie title. While many people are calling it James Gunn’s Suicide Squad, an official title has been registered. As per IMDb, the movie is officially titled as ‘The Suicide Squad (2021)’ and there are also chances that it may change in the future.
Most of the reports on Suicide Squad 2 being a reboot or sequel clashes with each other, although James Gunn has said that it will be a soft reboot as some characters from previous movies will make a comeback.
Suicide Squad 2 Trailer and Release Date
Suicide Squad 2 is currently under filming and James Gunn himself has given updates on the shooting schedule. Warner Brothers have given The Suicide Squad release date as August 6, 2021, which is final for the moment. Suicide Squad 2 trailer and posters should be out by the end of next year as the movie heavily relies on promotion and older songs as soundtracks.
Shooting for 'The Suicide Squad' is nearly 2/3 complete, says James Gunn 🎬
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Suicide Squad 2 Reboot Plot
Suicide Squad 2 plot will be more or less the same as the previous one where the villains with an explosive device in their necks are sent on a dangerous suicide mission. Some of the rumors say that the group will be sent to retrieve Rick Flag’s character from Kandahar and they will run into Black Adam, although it is hard to say anything at this point.
Suicide Squad reboot has a long list of cast members and some of them might just have a cameo appearance. Here is the confirmed list of actors for Suicide Squad 2.
- Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn
- Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang
- Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag
- Viola Davis as Amanda Waller
- Idris Elba as Vigilante or Bronze Tiger
- Peter Capaldi
- Michael Rooker
- David Dastmalchian
- Storm Reid
- John Cena
- Alice Braga
- Nathan Fillion
- Taika Waititi
- Jennifer Holland
- Julio Ruiz
- Tinahe Kajese
- Sean Gunn
- Juan Diego Botto
- Mayling Ng
- Joaquín Cosío
- Flula Borg
- Pete Davidson
- Steve Agee
- Daniela Melchior
Suicide Squad 2 Villains List
Suicide Squad 2 will feature an early set of villains that will mostly be killed comically and it will include some of the strangest characters from DC comics. Based on the set photos, here are the confirmed list of villains set to appear in the Suicide Squad 2 reboot.
- King Shark