On the same weekend that The Avengers were assembling in theaters nationwide, director David Ayers decided to give a sneak peak at his own little assemblage of, dare I say, heroes? By way of a Twitter post, Ayers gave fans a good look at the fully kitted out members of the Suicide Squad. There is, of course, one notable absentee in this rogue's gallery - Jared Leto as The Joker.
On April 25th of 1940, the sadistic and super villainous character creation of Jerry Robinson, Bill Finger, and Bob Kane, known to the world as The Joker, was introduced in the pages of DC Comic's Batman #1. The Joker has become something of a cultural icon, and as a villain has been able to maintain the kind of popularity that is equal or greater to many heroic characters. He is
With the cameras set to roll in April, on Warner's adaptation of DC's Suicide Squad, a casting choice needs to be made soon for the role of Rick Flagg. First it appeared that Tom Hardy was locked in for the role of Rick Flagg, but then he broke out due scheduling conflicts. Then there was speculation that Jake Gyllenhaal may be sought to take over the role, but then he
Just when it seemed that casting was locked in for the Warner Bros. adaptation of DC's Suicide Squad, the other shoe has dropped. Tom Hardy, who had been signed to play the role of Rick Flagg, has now dropped out of the project. According to Variety, Hardy had to leave the role because of scheduling conflicts. Hardy's shooting schedule for The Revnant and his upcoming publicity tour for the May
There has been plenty of conjecture as to who will be cast for the Warner Bros. adaptation of DC's Suicide Squad. With the pre-production to start in February, it would appear that four spots on the roster are finally about to be filled. According to ComicBook.com, the studio is in the final phase of negotiations to secure Tom Hardy, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, and Jai Courtney for roles in the