James Gunn wished The Suicide Squad star Peter Capaldi a happy birthday by sharing a hilarious video of him trying the mega sour challenge.
It looks like The Suicide Squad post-production remains on track to be finished by its August 2021 release date based on recent comments made by James Gunn. The upcoming DC film managed to finish filming before the coronavirus pandemic started to shut down productions. While it doesn’t look like The Suicide Squad will be delayed, it will be a while before we can expect some marketing from the movie.
One of The Suicide Squad‘s biggest secrets is who each cast member is playing. Peter Capaldi is one character in particular that fans have been speculating a lot on. James Gunn has teased that Capaldi will have a big role in the film. Only time will tell before we get our first proper look at The Suicide Squad and its characters. In the meantime, Gunn shared a video of Capaldi trying the mega sour challenge to wish The Suicide Squad star a 62nd birthday. You can watch the video below!
Happy Birthday to my friend #PeterCapaldi, a great guy & one of the stars of #TheSuicideSquad. I can’t wait to show you him in the film. But for now I’ll give you this video of him eating the most sour candy in the world & not reacting even a little bit. 😳 #megasourchallenge pic.twitter.com/hly1QqrqPi
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) April 14, 2020
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The first film followed a team of supervillains who were recruited by the government for a dangerous black ops mission in exchange for reduced sentences. The ensemble cast included Will Smith as Deadshot, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn and Jared Leto as The Joker. However, James Gunn is expected to deliver on the fresh take on Task Force X in his upcoming movie.
Written and directed by James Gunn, the upcoming film stars David Dastmalchian, John Cena, Jai Courtney, Joaquín Cosío, Nathan Fillion, Joel Kinnaman, Mayling Ng, Flula Borg, Sean Gunn, Juan Diego Botto, Storm Reid, Pete Davidson, Taika Waititi, Alice Braga, Steve Agee, Tinashe Kajese, Daniela Melchior, Peter Capaldi, Julio Ruiz, Jennifer Holland, Viola Davis, Idris Elba, Margot Robbie, and Michael Rooker.
The Suicide Squad will be released in theaters on August 6, 2021.