James Gunn Says a Lot of The Suicide Squad Casting News Is Wrong

On Friday, The Suicide Squad director James Gunn revealed the total solid checklist for the upcoming movie confirming who’s in it, however not the characters they play. That character checklist is one which Gunn has been quiet about, although there was a lot of hypothesis. Now, in a publish to Twitter on Saturday, Gunn is addressing that scenario. The director says that a lot of the casting information for The Suicide Squad is unsuitable.

In the publish, which Gunn wrote in response to a fan asking in regards to the particular roles for the solid checklist he beforehand shared, Gunn defined that even some of the extra respected sources have been unsuitable on the characters for the movie and that he doens’t know when these lists shall be formally launched.

“Some characters will get out. Some already have (although some reported on, including from reputable sources, have been very wrong). But, in all honestly, I don’t know if we’ll officially release character info for a long long while to come,” Gunn wrote.

He adopted up with a second tweet explaining that his focus in the meanwhile wasn’t on the promotion of the movie however, moderately, the making of it. He additionally mentioned that making the movie is a dream come true for him.

“Right now I’m simply focused on MAKING the greatest movie I can, not promoting it or sharing info about it,” Gunn wrote. “And working on Suicide Squad – a property I’ve loved for many, many years – is truly a dream come true.”

On Friday, Gunn shared a picture revealing the solid of to incorporate David Dastmalchian, John Cena, Jai Courtney, Joaquin Cosio, Nathan Fillion, Joel Kinnaman, Mayling NG, Flula Borg, Sean Gunn, Juan Diego Botto, Storm Reid, Pete Davidson, Taika Waititi, Alice Braga, Steve Agee, Tinashe Kajese, Daniela Melchior, Peter Capaldi, Julio Ruiz, Junnifer Holland, Viola Davis, Idris Elba, Margot Robbie, and Michael Rooker. But, even earlier than the solid checklist was revealed, there have been numerous rumors in regards to the characters set to seem within the movie. King Shark is one character who has come up greater than a few instances full with Deadline reporting in August that Agee had been solid within the function.

The most up-to-date character rumor has concerned Zatanna, however Gunn shot that rumor down earlier this week by noting on that he had no thought the place that particular thought had come from.

“I have nothing against Zatanna, but I have no idea where some of this stuff comes from. I never even though to including her in [The Suicide Squad] (nor many of the other characters I keep hearing are in the film),” the director wrote.


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The Suicide Squad is at present scheduled for launch on August sixth, 2021. Other upcoming movies that includes DC characters Joker on October 4th, Birds of Prey on February seventh, 2020, Wonder Woman 1984 on June fifth, 2020, and The Batman on June 25th, 2021.

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