Deadshot out of Suicide Squad 2. Idris Elba will be a new DC character in the James Gunn movie. Will Smith back?
Well this is some interesting DCEU news. Variety Reports that all parties including director James Gunn have decided to move on from the Deadshot character, with Elba playing a new character in “The Suicide Squad.”
It was previously reported that the British actor would be replacing Will Smith as Deadshot in the new DC movie. It is unknown what character Elba would now be playing since Floyd Lawton is off the radar.
Suicide Squad 2 production starts in September.
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