James Gunn to write Suicide Squad 2, possibly direct
10 October, 2018, 15:27
Warner Bros. confirmed that Gunn will write the script to the studio's next instalment of Suicide Squad, the DC supervillain team-up franchise.
If it all pans out, a Gunn-directed Suicide Squad could give the limping franchise a much-needed boost of credibility.
In the wake of the whirlwind that's been whipped up by the announcement that James Gunn might be given the reins for Suicide Squad 2 (as well as writing it), one key bit of information has gone a little under-reported.
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The move comes after rival studio Marvel (owned by Disney) dumped Gunn in July over a series of dated shock-humor tweets.
There's still no release date set for Suicide Squad 2, but Warner Bros. now has 5th June, 2020 reserved for an unnamed DC movie.
The Suicide Squad job is the first Gunn has taken since departing Guardians, for which he had been expected to make a third film. The Drax the Destroyer actor tweeted shortly after Deadline covered the news, "Where do I sign up!"