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Shazam! Fury of the Gods Adds Rachel Zegler in Key Role

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Shazam! Fury of the Gods adds Rachel Zegler in key role As production is finally nearing a start for the DC Extended Universe sequel, the cast for David F. Sandberg’s Shazam! Fury of the Gods is expanding as West Side Story newcomer Rachel Zegler has signed on to star in an unspecified key role, according to The Wrap. Zegler’s casting marks a landmark as the second Colombian-American performer to join the DCEU alongside Sasha Calle, who was recently cast as Supergirl for ...
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James Gunn May Have Another DC Project After Suicide Squad & Peacemaker

BEGIN SLIDESHOW James Gunn Might Have Another DC Project in Works After The Suicide Squad & Peacemaker During a Q&A session on Instagram, director James Gunn was asked if he is currently working on other DC projects following Warner Bros.’ The Suicide Squad and HBO Max’s Peacemaker. Gunn seemingly confirmed his involvement in a potential new DC project by teasingly answering with “Maybe just a little. One toe dipped in.”  Understandably, he wasn’t able to give out further details about t...
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Day, Slate, Rodriguez & More to Lead Amazon’s Ensemble I Want You Back

Day, Slate, Rodriguez & more to lead Amazon’s ensemble I Want You Back As production on the romantic comedy is about to get underway, Amazon Studios has unveiled the cast for I Want You Back which features an ensemble roster of stars including Charlie Day (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia), Jenny Slate (Big Mouth), Gina Rodriguez (Kajillionaire) and more. RELATED: Lost and Found: Zachary Levi & Gina Rodriguez to Star in Amazon’s New Comedy Adventure if ( ! ...
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James Gunn’s ‘Peacemaker’ Adds Alison Araya, Lenny Jacobson to Cast in Recurring Roles

Peacemaker has added two more actors to its growing ensemble. Alison Araya and Lenny Jacobson are the latest to join the Peacemaker cast as new characters in the HBO Max spin-off series of writer/director James Gunn‘s upcoming movie The Suicide Squad. Variety broke the news that Alison Araya and Lenny Jacobson have been tapped for recurring roles in the upcoming Peacemaker series at HBO Max. Araya and Jacobson will play the married couple Amber and Evan, respectively. Araya is an Australian-...
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James Gunn’s ‘The Suicide Squad’ Spin-Off ‘Peacemaker’ Adds Nhut Le as Judomaster

Leave it to James Gunn to dig deep in the DC Comics canon to find a new obscure superhero to add to the Peacemaker ensemble. Nhut Le has been cast in the HBO Max The Suicide Squad spin-off as Judomaster, joining a cast that is led by John Cena. Deadline broke the news that Nhut Le will be playing Judomaster in Peacemaker, the upcoming HBO Max spin-off series of James Gunn’s follow-up film to David Ayer’s 2016 comic book movie Suicide Squad. This is apparently the year for Judomaster, a somew...
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Corto Maltese: The Suicide Squad Setting’s DC Legacy

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Corto Maltese: The Suicide Squad setting’s DC legacy Today brought the exciting revelation from Warner Bros. of the full plot synopsis for James Gunn’s highly-anticipated DC Extended Universe standalone sequel The Suicide Squad. While it offered a little more in the way of the titular team’s mission, it also confirmed the story’s location as Corto Maltese, an island with a legacy in the larger world of DC. RELATED: The Suicide Squad Official Synopsis Teases New Team’s Mi...
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The Suicide Squad Official Synopsis Teases New Team’s Mission

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Suicide Squad official synopsis teases new team’s mission in Corto Maltese The official synopsis for director James Gunn’s highly-anticipated DC film The Suicide Squad has finally been revealed (via Collider), providing us with a detailed premise of the film that teases the new team’s dangerous mission in Corto Maltese. Starring Idris Elba, Jai Courtney, John Cena, and Harley Quinn, the film will hit theaters and HBO Max on August 6, 2021. “Welcome to hell — a.k.a. Be...
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HBO Max Promo: New Footage of Suicide Squad, Mortal Kombat & More

New HBO Max Promo: New Footage of The Suicide Squad, Mortal Kombat & More Warner Bros. Pictures continues to boast their entire 2021 film slate with the release of a brand new Same Day Premieres promo trailer, featuring new footage of highly-anticipated films such as: James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad; the new Mortal Kombat movie from James Wan; and the Lebron James-led Space Jam: A New Legacy. Set to arrive in theaters and on HBO Max, you can check out the promo in the player below! The video ...
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The ‘Peacemaker’ Series Was Conceived and Written By a Bored James Gunn During Quarantine

HBO Max’s upcoming Peacemaker series seemed to come out of nowhere — all of a sudden, John Cena was going to star in a limited series spin-off of James Gunn‘s The Suicide Squad, reprising his character in a movie that hadn’t even come out yet. And in a sense, the whole thing — which was announced and put in development in the span of weeks — was all unplanned, according to Gunn. In an Instagram post marking the beginning of production for Peacemaker, Gunn revealed that he conceived of and wr...
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Dave Bautista Gave Up The Suicide Squad Role for Army of the Dead

Dave Bautista Gave Up The Suicide Squad Role for Army of the Dead In a recent interview with EW, Guardians of the Galaxy star Dave Bautista has confirmed that he originally had a role in James Gunn’s highly-anticipated The Suicide Squad. However, he ultimately decided to exit the project in order to be able to sign on to Zack Snyder’s newest Zombie movie Army of the Dead. He apparently wasn’t interested in the Netflix project at first and declined before Snyder reached out to him. Bautista e...
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James Gunn Confirms The Suicide Squad R-Rating

In a recent Twitter exchange with a fan, The Suicide Squad director James Gunn confirmed that the DC film will indeed carry an R-rating — something we all assumed ever since that wild teaser. Now, whether the harder rating makes for a better film than the original Suicide Squad remains to be seen. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admir...
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James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad Adds Sylvester Stallone

BEGIN SLIDESHOW James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad Adds Sylvester Stallone The Suicide Squad director James Gunn has confirmed that three-time Oscar nominee Sylvester Stallone will officially be making an appearance in Warner Bros. Pictures’ highly-anticipated DC film. This marks the second collaboration between Gunn and Stallone, who have previously worked together on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 with Stallone portraying Ravager captain Stakar Ogord. Further details about the iconic actio...
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‘Peacemaker’: John Cena’s HBO Max Spin-Off Adds ‘The Suicide Squad’ Vet Steve Agee

HBO Max’s The Suicide Squad spin-off, Peacemaker, is adding a few familiar faces to its line-up. The John Cena-led spin-off series has added Steve Agee to the Peacemaker cast, with the actor reprising his Suicide Squad role of John Economos, the warden of Belle Reve Federal Penitentiary. Deadline broke the news that The Suicide Squad vet Agee is joining the Peacemaker cast, reprising one of his two roles from James Gunn’s upcoming comic book film, John Economos (the longtime collaborator wit...
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Here’s What the Setting of ‘The Suicide Squad’ Has in Common With the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Question: what does James Gunn‘s The Suicide Squad, the upcoming supervillain comic book film from DC and Warner Bros., have in common with DC’s rivals over in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Answer: an unusual location – or more accurately, the name of an unusual location. Word has came out that the plot of writer/director James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad involves the titular group of supervillains infiltrating a facility built by the Nazis. “They have to destroy a Nazi-era prison and laborato...
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New Plot & Visual Effects Details Revealed for The Suicide Squad

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Plot & Visual Effects Details Revealed for The Suicide Squad While its ensemble roster of new and returning characters has been known for a while, the story for the highly-anticipated The Suicide Squad has gone mostly unknown for months now and finally in a new interview with Empire Magazine, new details have been revealed for the latest DC Extended Universe installment. (Via SlashFilm) RELATED: Exclusive: Joel Kinnaman Talks The Suicide Squad Comics-Based Attire ...
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‘The Suicide Squad’ Plot Details Revealed, Film Has More Special Effects Shots Than Many Other Marvel Movies Combined

Writer/director James Gunn has wrangled an eccentric cast of characters for The Suicide Squad, a team-on-a-mission movie inspired by films like The Dirty Dozen. While he has teased some of the story so far, a new interview sees him finally pulling back the curtain a bit more to give us a better idea of what this film is about. And it sounds like it’s going to be big. In the new edition of Empire Magazine, Gunn swears The Suicide Squad is a far bigger film than either of his two Guardians of t...
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‘The Suicide Squad’ Plot Details Revealed, Film Has More Special Effects Shots Than James Gunn’s Marvel Movies Combined

Writer/director James Gunn has wrangled an eccentric cast of characters for The Suicide Squad, a team-on-a-mission movie inspired by films like The Dirty Dozen. While he has teased some of the story so far, a new interview sees him finally pulling back the curtain a bit more to give us a better idea of what this film is about. And it sounds like it’s going to be big. In the new edition of Empire Magazine, Gunn swears The Suicide Squad is a far bigger film than either of his two Guardians of t...
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Exclusive: Joel Kinnaman Talks The Suicide Squad Comics-Based Attire

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Exclusive: Joel Kinnaman talks The Suicide Squad comics-based attire While chatting with the Saturn Award nominee for his work on the forthcoming crime thriller The Informer, ComingSoon.net dove a little into the comics-centric attire Joel Kinnaman got to don in the highly-anticipated DC Extended Universe sequel The Suicide Squad from writer/director James Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy)! RELATED: Exclusive: Jai Courtney Teases Team Dynamic in The Suicide Squad ...
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First Look at The Devil Made Me Do It in Conjuring Universe Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Conjuring Universe Featurette Reveals First Look at The Devil Made Me Do It Warner Bros. Entertainment has released a brand new featurette which provides fans with an in-depth behind-the-scenes look at the creation of James Wan’s The Conjuring Universe. The video also gives us our first-look at Michael Chaves’ upcoming The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, featuring the return of Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as Ed and Lorraine Warren. Also featuring interviews fr...
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James Gunn Says No The Suicide Squad Character Was Protected

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Suicide Squad: James Gunn Says No Character in the Film Was Protected James Gunn is hard at work preparing his upcoming film The Suicide Squad but still found time to answer a few fan questions regarding the film on Twitter. And while no plot points or specific details were revealed, the director did point out that he basically had free reign on the fate of every character in the film. Check out the full Tweet below! “No character was protected by DC,” Gunn wrote in r...
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New Look at James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad Revealed!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Look at James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad Revealed! After two months since we finally got our first look at James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad during the DC FanDome event back in August, Empire Magazine took to Twitter to reveal the two covers for their upcoming exclusive issue for Warner Bros. Pictures’ highly-anticipated DC film. Featuring a new look at the dysfunctional team of DC villains including Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn, John Cena’s Peacemaker, Idris Elba’s Bloods...
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John Cena & Idris Elba Reteaming for Head of State at Amazon Studios

John Cena & Idris Elba reteaming for Head of State at Amazon Studios As audiences await to see the duo team up for James Gunn’s highly-anticipated The Suicide Squad, John Cena (F9) and Idris Elba (Hobbs & Shaw) have already set their next project with the action project Head of State, which has just been acquired by Amazon Studios, according to Deadline. RELATED: Peacemaker: The Suicide Squad Spinoff Series Coming to HBO Max! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlo...
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Exclusive: Jai Courtney Teases Team Dynamic in The Suicide Squad

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Exclusive: Jai Courtney teases team dynamic in The Suicide Squad While chatting with the 34-year-old star for his villainous turn in the Liam Neeson-led action thriller Honest Thief, ComingSoon.net got the opportunity to chat with Jai Courtney about the highly-anticipated The Suicide Squad and discuss the new team dynamic in the James Gunn written-and-directed action pic! RELATED: Peacemaker: The Suicide Squad Spinoff Series Coming to HBO Max! PB ...
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‘Peacemaker’: ‘Suicide Squad’ TV Spin-Off Featuring John Cena Coming From James Gunn and HBO Max

HBO Max already has one DC-set TV spin-off in the works devoted to the Gotham City Police Department. Now they have another: Peacemaker, a series spun-off from the upcoming The Suicide Squad. John Cena will reprise the role for the series, and Suicide Squad writer-director James Gunn will write all eight episodes of the series, and direct multiple episodes, too. HBO Max is going all-in on TV shows spun-off from upcoming DC movies. There’s an untitled Gotham PD series that’s a spin-off of th...
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Peacemaker: The Suicide Squad Spinoff Series Coming to HBO Max!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Peacemaker: The Suicide Squad Spinoff Series Coming to HBO Max! Oh f*ck, it’s Peacemaker! HBO Max is set to explore the origins of the Peacemaker character, the master of weapons from the highly anticipated upcoming The Suicide Squad film, in the new Max Original action-adventure-comedy series Peacemaker. HBO Max has given a straight-to-series order of eight episodes for the first season of the show. John Cena will reprise his role from The Suicide Squad movie to star in t...
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‘Shazam! Fury of the Gods’ Will Feature More Shazam Family Fun

Shazam! had one of the most satisfying third act reveals in superhero moviedom, with the introduction of the Shazam family in their super-powered glory. The only downside was that it was too short, with only a few minutes shown of the foster family fighting as their alter egos. But for those itching for more of the Shazam family, fear not: the upcoming Shazam! Fury of the Gods will feature the whole super-powered family in action. In a DC FanDome fan Q&A (via Comicbook) with the cast and cre...
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The Suicide Squad: James Gunn Says Marvel Supported His DC Project

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Suicide Squad: James Gunn says Marvel supported his DC project After posting new behind-the-scenes photos from The Suicide Squad’s table read (which you can check out below), James Gunn conducted another Q&A session in his Instagram post’s comments. One of the fan questions that was asked was about Marvel’s reaction when Gunn had decided to take on the DC Project. The Guardians of the Galaxy director responded by revealing that Marvel was actually very supportive of h...
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Zachary Levi Says Shazam 2 Might Begin Filming in Early 2021

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Zachary Levi says Shazam 2 might begin filming in Early 2021 Following the official announcement of the Shazam sequel’s official title during the DC FanDome, titular star Zachary Levi has now confirmed the potential production starting date for the highly-anticipated DC film. In a recent interview with Dan Fogler’s 4D Xperience, the 39-year-old actor revealed that the studio is planning to begin filming for Shazam! Fury of the Gods by the first quarter of next year. “They...
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New The Suicide Squad Poster: James Gunn Confirms More Characters

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New The Suicide Squad poster: James Gunn confirms more characters Following Saturday’s DC FanDome event, The Suicide Squad director James Gunn took to Twitter to share a brand new colorful poster for his highly-anticipated DC film, featuring the main members of team including long-time members Harley Quinn and Captain Boomerang as well as newcomers King Shark, Weasel and Savant. In addition, Gunn has also revealed the other characters that weren’t featured in the characte...
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DC FanDome: Shazam! Fury of the Gods Revealed as the Sequel’s Title!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW DC FanDome: Shazam! Fury of the Gods Revealed as the Sequel’s Title! During the Shazam! DC FanDome panel, Zachary Levi and the cast joked about how they were unable to share anything about the upcoming sequel before director David F. Sandberg confirmed the Shazam! 2 title as Shazam!: Fury of the Gods. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
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