If you thought Marvel was the only studio that could bag ridiculous casts for its ensemble superhero movies, then think again. Warner Bros. has just confirmed quite a few rumors and officially announced the cast for Suicide Squad, the first DC Comics movie to follow Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Jared Leto as the Joker.
In casting news practically made in geek heaven, we’ve learned that Doctor Who’s Matt Smith will be joining the cast of Stefan Ruzowitzky’s upcoming Patient Zero. Smith will be working alongside Natalie Dormer in the new feature – best known for her work as Margaery Tyrell on HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones. Talk about nerd-friendly casting…
Hawkeye: Asked if he would be interested in doing a stand-alone movie for his archery-loving Marvel character Hawkeye, Jeremy Renner said: “It all comes down to the content. … I’m confident they can do whatever they want, if they want to do it. And I’d be game.” The character will next appear in Avengers: Age of Ultron, and the actor says… Continue reading Movie News: Jeremy Renner Wants Solo 'Hawkeye'; Will Smith and Margot Robbie in First 'Focus' Trailer
Focus: The first photos from upcoming romance Focus tease at the chemistry between Will Smith and Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street). Smith stars as a veteran con artist who shares his expertise with Robbie before they separate; when they reunite, Robbie may be more than a match for Smith. The movie hits theaters on February 27. [USA Today]
Jada Pinkett Smith is one of three new female additions to the cast of “Magic Mike XXL,” confirming in a recent interview that she’ll appear in the… Continue reading Jada Pinkett Smith Just Joined 'Magic Mike XXL' in a Super Secret Role