December 10, 2014 at 12:22 PM PST
All-Star Cast Signs Up for DC Action Flick
Will Smith (I Am Legend, Focus), Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises, upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road) and Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club, Alexander) head the cast of actors who have signed on for the upcoming Warner Bros. Pictures' action/adventure, Suicide Squad, bringing DC Comics' super villain team to the big screen under the direction of David Ayer (Fury), who is also penning the script.
Suicide Squad will star Smith, the two-time Oscar nominee, as Deadshot; Hardy as Rick Flagg; Oscar winner Leto as the Joker; Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn; Jai Courtney as Boomerang; and Cara Delevingne as Enchantress. Suicide Squad is slated for release in August of 2016.