Sylvester Stallone announces that he will be part of the Suicide Squad

Sylvester Stallone announces that he will be part of the Suicide Squad (AP)

Sylvester Stallone Announces He Will Be A Part Of The Suicide Squad | AP

As you remember, the actor Sylvester Stallone He is already part of the Marvel family for his participation in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” and now he will join the DC Comics family with the next film “The Suicide Squad“.

There is no doubt that this year has been really incredible for DC Comics fans, because in addition to Zack Snyder working on his “Justice League” cut, several movies like “Wonder Woman 1984” and “The Suicide Squad” are on my way.

However, the latter in particular has generated great expectations for having James Gunn, responsible for the two “Guardians of the Galaxy” films, considered one of the best films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Sylvester Stallone, who is recognized for his starring roles in franchises such as “Rocky”, “Rambo” and “The Indestructibles”, is already part of the Marvel family after his participation in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”, where he gave life to the captain of the Ravagers, Stakar Ogord.

Now the famous actor has announced that he will also be part of the DC Cinematic Universe, known as the DC Extended Universe.

“The Suicide Squad” will be the movie where we will see the actor from “The Judge”, as he announced in a video on the Instagram social network where he commented that he was on his way to the set of “The Suicide Squad“to work with James Gunn, whom he called a terrific director.

However, he also revealed that he cannot give details, but he can anticipate that it will be a spectacular movie and it will be worth the wait.

There is no rest for the weary, but what I do is so nice that I don’t even call it work, it’s a gift. “

It is worth mentioning that at 74 years of age, Stallone he continues to work on new projects and his Rocky character refuses to lose his life, in fact we saw him last year in “Creed II: Defending the Legacy”, and in 2019 the actor said that he is developing a seventh installment of the Italian-American boxer, and there are plans for a television series.

While James Gunn for his part had a dark moment in his career when he was fired by Marvel from the direction of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”.

Luckily for him, however, right after that incident he was contacted by Warner Bros. and they offered him any project he wanted to direct, including a “Superman” movie.

That was how Gunn chose “The Suicide Squad“and has stated that it is not a reboot of the original, but a sequel.

As if that weren’t enough, in addition to “The Suicide Squad”, there is a spin-off series about “Peacemaker” on the way, here the character will make his big screen debut in the film and will be played by John Cena, a famous fighter whom we’ve seen “Bumblebee” and “Don’t Touch Me”.

The exclusive HBO Max series is expected to begin filming on January 18, and so far little is known about it.

HBO Max is set to explore the origins of the character “Peacemaker,” the master of arms from the highly anticipated movie “The Suicide Squad,” in the new action-adventure-comedy-comedy series Peacemaker.

HBO Max has greenlit the eight-episode series for the show’s first season and actor John Cena will reprise his role from the film “The Suicide Squad” to star in the series, and acclaimed film writer / director James Gunn will write all eight episodes of Peacemaker and direct several.

It is worth mentioning that after finishing his commitment to DC Comics, the filmmaker will return to Marvel to work on “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”, where the story of Star-Lord, Groot, Drax, Rocket Raccoon, Gamora and Mantis will be concluded. .

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