The Suicide Squad (movie)

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The Suicide Squad
Logo de The Suicide Squad.jpg
Official logo
Directed byJames Gunn
Produced by
Written byJames Gunn
Based onSuicide Squad
by John Ostrander
Starring
CinematographyHenry Braham
Edited byFred Raskin
Production
company
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • August 6, 2021 (2021-08-06) (United States)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

The Suicide Squad, also known as Suicide Squad 2, is an upcoming American superhero movie based on the DC Comics antihero team Suicide Squad. It is being distributed Warner Bros. Pictures. It is both a standalone sequel and soft reboot to Suicide Squad (2016) and the eleventh movie in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU).

The movie, written and directed by James Gunn, stars Idris Elba, Margot Robbie, John Cena, Jai Courtney, Joel Kinnaman, Nathan Fillion, Michael Rooker, Pete Davidson, Storm Reid, Taika Waititi, Sean Gunn, David Dastmalchian, Peter Capaldi, and Viola Davis.

Principal photography began on September 20, 2019, at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Atlanta, Georgia.[1] Filming in Atlanta is expected to last three months before moving to Panama for a month.[2]

The Suicide Squad is scheduled for release by Warner Bros. Pictures in the United States on August 6, 2021.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Schmidt, J.K. (September 20, 2019). "James Gunn Reveals The Suicide Squad Begins Filming". ComicBook.com. Retrieved September 22, 2019.
  2. Davis, Brandon (September 13, 2019). "James Gunn's The Suicide Squad to Begin Filming in Atlanta, Head to Panama". ComicBook.com. Retrieved September 14, 2019.
  3. D'Alessandro, Anthony (January 30, 2019). "Warner Bros. Release Dates Galore: 'Doctor Sleep' Checks In This November, 'The Witches' Oct. 2020; 'The Suicide Squad' Returns In 2021". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 30, 2019.