Rumors have run rampant for weeks, months even in some cases, but
it Warner Bros has officially announced the cast of their super-villain
"world-building" Suicide Squad, including a new iteration of the
remember that I 100% called Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn back when rumors
began to surface regarding her entering negotiations for the film. Leto is a
pretty inspired pick for the Joker, and Smith as Deadshot is equally so. It's
also nice to see another actor of color taking a lead role in one of these
is an odd duck here, but I'd wager that's to establish some boundaries on magic
in the DCU.
reports that the studio is looking at Oprah Winfrey, Octavia Spencer and Viola
Davis in the role of Amanda Waller.
Ayer-helmed Suicide Squad hits theaters on August 5, 2016.