Warner Brothers has announced today that they’ve officially sealed the deal on Will Smith, Tom Hardy, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie starring in their upcoming super-villain thriller Suicide Squad.
Although many of the castings have previously been speculated and reported, the four stars, along with the official additions of Jai Courtney and Cara Delevingne, and the details of their roles were only just confirmed by the studio itself.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Smith will play Batman villain Deadshot and Hardy has signed on leader of the group, Rick Flagg. Leto is confirmed as Joker, as well as Robbie, playing his ‘it’s complicated’ girlfriend Harley Quinn. Finally, Jai Courtney joins the cast as Boomerang and Delevingne, who recently made an appearance in a Chanel campaign with Pharrell, is set to play Enchantress.
Suicide Squad is set to hit theaters Aug. 5, 2016.
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