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Will Smith Deadshot Movie In The Works

Posted By:Matt McGloin
Tue, 12/13/2016 - 23:27

Will Smith looks to be getting his own Suicide Squad movie focusing on his character, the assassin, Deadshot.

THR reports WB is fast-tracking the Margot Robbie all-female villains Gotham City Sirens movie. Their reports mentions that not only is Suicide Squad 2 in development, but also that WB is looking into a spinoff featuring Deadshot, the assassin character played by Will Smith.

Will Smith appeared in Suicide Squad who was portrayed more as an anti-hero than straight up "villain," as Will Smith's Deadshot was shown with his daughter. Deadshot was also shown to have a history with Batman, and Will Smith has even been rumored for the Ben Affleck Batman solo film in what has said could be a major role.

I attended the Suicide Squad taping of Conan O'Brien this past Summer at the San Diego Comic-Con and from what I saw, Will Smith was really excited for his involvement in the movie and as Deadshot. Assuming the Deadshot movie isn't a prequel, other members of the Suicide Squad cast could be in the Deadshot movie as well.

No release date has been set for the Deadshot movie.

The Suicide Squad Blu-Ray is also released today. 

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