Will Smith will not be in the new Suicide Squad movie, directed by James Gunn, for his starring role in another film .
Will Smith , who brought the Deadshot character to life in the original Suicide Squad movie released in 2016, will not be able to return to his beloved role.
According to the news Variety ‘s pages, Smith had to leave the cast of the new Suicide Squad movie due to calendar shortage. Sources close to Warners Bros. , The decision is taken between the two sides in a friendly manner, he says.
The studio has not yet confirmed what characters will return to The Suicide Squad; however, the rumors are that, apart from Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn) and Viola Davis (Amanda Waller), the cast will change completely and new characters will be added.
James Gunn is preparing to take part in another project for the first time after his departure from Disney and will be both director and screenwriter of the film. The famous director hopes to begin production this fall.
The original Suicide Squad film, directed by David Ayer, had collected a global box office worth $ 746 million.
The Suicide Squad is scheduled for release on August 6, 2021 .