Joel Kinnaman has shared a new behind-the-scenes photo from James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad featuring himself working out alongside John Cena.
Obviously, most actors/actresses cast in a comic book movie are expected to put in some workout time at the gym in order to get in the best shape they can for their roles. In the case of John Cena and Joel Kinnaman, The Suicide Squad is no different. In this new photo coming from Joel Kinnaman’s official Instagram page, we see him and John Cena together on a break from shooting. According to Joel Kinnaman, John Cena shocked him with his ability to bench 4,000 pounds.
You can see Joel Kinnaman’s Suicide Squad behind-the-scenes photo with John Cena below.
Joel Kinnaman is one of the returning actors from David Ayer’s Suicide Squad, working with James Gunn on this upcoming sequel, which has been described as a soft reboot of the franchise. John Cena entered talks for a role in James Gunn’s DC movie back in April and was confirmed last month along with the rest of the ensemble cast consisting of both returning Suicide Squad actors and newcomers.
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The first Suicide Squad 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. James Gunn is expected to deliver on the fresh take on the Suicide Squad in his upcoming movie.
Written and directed by James Gunn, The Suicide Squad 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 is set to hit theaters on August 6, 2021. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding John Cena and Joel Kinnaman.