Jake Gyllenhaal Passes on ‘Suicide Squad’ After Tom Hardy’s Exit

Tom Hardy and Jake Gyllenhaal Sucide Squad

Only a little over a month after the casting announcement for David Ayer’s Suicide Squad, Tom Hardy has dropped out of his role as Rick Flag. Hardy made the decision to leave the film due to a conflicting schedule with another project he is working on. Thereafter, Jake Gyllenhaal was reported to be in talks for the role, but news comes today that he has also passed on the role. Learn more after the jump.

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Viola Davis Set to Command the ‘Suicide Squad’ as Amanda Waller

Viola Davis Amanda Waller Suicide Squad

Warner Bros. is full steam ahead with David Ayer’s Suicide Squad. The cast has finally been rounded out with Viola Davis (How to Get Away with Murder; The Help; Doubt) reportedly set to play the commanding officer, Amanda Waller, in charge of the ragtag group of villains. Don’t let that smile fool you, Davis is one tough cookie if she is confirmed for the role. Learn more about this breaking news after the jump. Continue reading

‘Suicide Squad’ Cast Confirmed with Jared Leto as the Joker, Margot Robbie, Tom Hardy, Will Smith, and More

Suicide Squad Movie Cast Confirmed

Greg Silverman, President, Creative Development and Worldwide Production, at Warner Bros. made the official announcement today that David Ayer’s Suicide Squad has its official cast set. Included in this star-studded roster are Jared Leto, Will Smith, Tom Hardy, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, and Cara Delevingne. Set for an August 2016 release, the first of thirteen recently announced upcoming Warner Bros. tentpole films, find out which iconic DC Comics villains they will be playing. Continue reading