James Gunn Shares ‘The Suicide Squad’ Photo As Production Begins

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James Gunn The Suicide Squad Guardians of the Galaxy Flula BorgThe Suicide Squad director James Gunn has shared a new behind-the-scenes photo featuring several members of the film’s cast.

Earlier this month, James Gunn revealed the full cast list for Warner Bros and DC’s The Suicide Squad. With production currently underway, many of those The Suicide Squad cast members have assembled to begin work on the supervillain team-up flick.

On his official Twitter account, James Gunn shared a new photo of himself hanging out with some his The Suicide Squad cast members over the weekend. Included in the photo with James Gunn are Flula Borg, Daniela Melchior, David Dastmalchian, Nathan Fillion, and Mayling Ng.

You can check out the photo of James Gunn with The Suicide Squad cast below.

Production on James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad is scheduled to take place in Atlanta, Georgia, for three months. After that, James Gunn and The Suicide Squad team will head to Panama to continue filming.

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 supervillain team 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 will be released in theaters on August 6, 2021. Stay tuned for the latest news on the James Gunn movie and the future of the DC Extended Universe!

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