Suicide Squad 2 is an upcoming American superhero film set for distribution by Warner Bros. Pictures and is based on the DC Comics antihero team Suicide Squad. It is intended to be a soft reboot and standalone sequel to Suicide Squad (2016). The film, written and directed by James Gunn, stars an ensemble cast featuring Alice Braga, Margot Robbie, Mayling Ng, Idris Elba, Joaquín Cosío, Jennifer Holland, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Peter Capaldi, Pete Davidson, Michael Rooker, Taika Waititi, Juan Diego Botto, Nathan Fillion, Storm Reid, David Dastmalchian, Daniela Melchior, Sean Gunn, Steve Agee, Julio Ruiz, Flula Borg, Tinashe Kajese, Jai Courtney, and Viola Davis.
The Principal photography began in Atlanta, Georgia in September 2019, and concluded in Panama in February 2020. The film is scheduled to be released in the United States on August 6, 2021.
Director: James Gunn
Producer: Charles Roven, Peter Safran, and Simon Hatt
Writer: James Gunn
Based on: Suicide Squad by John Ostrander
Music: by John Murphy
Cinematography: Henry Braham
Editor: Fred Raskin
Production company: DC Films, Atlas Entertainment, The Safran Company, and Troll Court Entertainment
Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release date: August 6, 2021 (United States)
Country: United States
Cast in The Suicide Squad 2
- Margot Robbie as Dr. Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn: She is a psychopathic criminal and former psychiatrist who worked as part of the Birds of Prey. She was also a member of the original Suicide Squad.
- Idris Elba as Robert DuBois / Bloodsport:
- John Cena as Christopher Smith / Peacemaker
- Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag: He was the heroic militant leader of the original Suicide Squad, now the leader of the new squad.
- Jai Courtney as George “Digger” Harkness / Captain Boomerang: An unhinged Australian thief who wields weaponized boomerangs. He is also part of the original Suicide Squad
- Peter Capaldi as Clifford DeVoe / The Thinker: A supervillain with telepathic abilities and a member of the new Suicide Squad.
- Alice Braga as Sol Soria: An ally of the new Suicide Squad.
- Pete Davidson as Richard Hertz / Blackguard
- David Dastmalchian as Abner Krill / Polka-Dot Man
- Michael Rooker as Brian Durlin / Savant
- Taika Waititi
- Nathan Fillion as Floyd “TDK” Belkin / Arm-Fall-Off-Boy
- Storm Reid as Tyla DuBois: Bloodsport’s teenage daughter.
- Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher 2
- Steve Agee as John Economos and Nanaue / King Shark: A metahuman with shark-like characteristics and abilities.
- Sean Gunn as John Monroe / Weasel: John is a terrifying half-rat, half-man.
- Joaquin Cosio as Major General Mateo Suarez: Major General is the Presidente’s second-in-command.
- Juan Diego Botto as Presidente General Silvio Luna: He is a ruthless South American dictator.
- Julio Ruiz
- Flula Borg as The Javelin
- Tinashe Kajese as Flo Crawley
- Mayling Ng as Mongal
- Jennifer Holland as Emilia Harcourt
- Viola Davis as Amanda Waller
What is The Suicide Squad About?
We know nothing about The Suicide Squad’s plot t the moment, as it is a total reboot and not a sequel. But, you can watch the teaser trailer below to see more about the movie.
Suicide Squad 2 Teaser Trailer
Here is a teaser trailer for the upcoming American superhero film “The Suicide Squad 2”