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Possible first look at Jared Leto’s Joker from Suicide Squad

20 April 2015 5:15 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Over the past few weeks, Jared Leto has been gradually teasing his transformation into the Clown Prince of Crime for his role in Warner Bros.Suicide Squad, and now it seems we may have our first look at Leto’s Joker from the DC supervillain ensemble.

A photo has landed on Twitter which sees the Oscar-winner seemingly showing off an image of himself in full make-up as the iconic villain. The quality isn’t the greatest, but you can see it for yourself here…

So, if that is our first look at the DC Cinematic Universe’s Joker, what do you make of it? Share your thoughts in the comments below…

See Also: First cast photo for Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, »

- Gary Collinson

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Jared Leto shares his Joker look from Suicide Squad

16 April 2015 11:49 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Jared Leto has given us our closest look yet to his final appearance as The Joker in Suicide Squad, snapchatting an image of himself with dyed green hair and red lips. No white face makeup yet, but with production on the DC ensemble now underway, surely we won’t have to wait much longer before we start getting to see the cast of supervillains in all their glory…

See Also: First cast photo for Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker, Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller, Scott Eastwood (The Longest Ride) as Steve Trevor, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Thor: The Dark World) as Killer Croc, »

- Gary Collinson

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Child 44 review

15 April 2015 10:50 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Tom Rob Smith's acclaimed novel Child 44 comes to the movies with Tom Hardy in the lead. Here's our review...

How does a state where 'there is no crime' handle an act like murder when it occurs not once but dozens of times? The answer is that the state – in this case, post-World War II Stalinist Russia – creates an 'official' story and buries the truth as capitalist propaganda.

That’s what happens in Child 44, the new political thriller based on the first in a trilogy of novels by Tom Rob Smith. Tom Hardy stars as Mgb agent Leo Demidov, who is busy at his job of routing out political dissidents when two major challenges come into his life: he is asked to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor, and also stumbles upon a series of grisly child killings that seem to stretch across 20 years »

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David Ayer announces that principal photography is underway on Suicide Squad

13 April 2015 2:59 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Director David Ayer (Fury) has taken to Twitter tonight to announce that principal photography is underway on Suicide Squad, Warner Bros.’ big DC supervillain ensemble, which will join Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice as part of the studio’s 2016 slate…

Ayer has certainly been active on social media throughout pre-production, teasing us with a series of images, so let’s hope he keeps it up during the shoot… and maybe even throw a few character images our way.

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker, Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller, Scott Eastwood (The Longest Ride) as Steve Trevor, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje »

- Gary Collinson

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David Ayer teases Jared Leto’s Joker from Suicide Squad

10 April 2015 2:52 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After posting the first cast photo earlier in the week, Suicide Squad director David Ayer has shared another photo with his Twitter followers by debuting the first green-haired look at Jared Leto, who was absent from the original cast pic.

Many Batman and Joker fans will guess instantly what the inspiration for the photo is, with Leto paying homage to the cover for Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s The Killing Joke.

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker, Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller, Scott Eastwood (Fury) as Steve Trevor, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Thor: The Dark World) as Killer Croc, Ray Olubowale »

- Scott J. Davis

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Suicide Squad Cast Emerge in Group Shot and How Is Aquaman Involved

9 April 2015 5:23 PM, PDT | CineMovie | See recent CineMovie news »

Thursday, Suicide Squad David Ayer tweeted out a picture of the Suicide Squad cast during a table read in Toronto. This is the first look at the ensemble for the DC Comic book adaptation starring Will Smith, Margot Robbie (Focus), Jai Courtney (Insurgent, Terminator: Genisys), Viola Davis, Joel Kinnaman (Robocop), Jim Parrack (True Blood), Adam Beach and countless others but missing from the image is the Joker Jared Leto. And how is Jason Momoa's Aquaman involved.

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First cast photo for Suicide Squad; Deathstroke, Hugo Strange and Ravan?

8 April 2015 11:46 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

As production is set to begin, the cast of David Ayer’s Suicide Squad got together to have their first read-through of the script. And to mark the occasion, the director tweeted out a photo of the cast together.

Seen in the picture are director David Ayer, Joel Kinnaman (Rick Flagg), Will Smith (Deadshot), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Killer Croc), Jay Hernandez (El Diablo), Karen Fukuhara (Plastique), Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn), Jai Courtney (Boomerang), Cara Delevingne (Enchantress), and Viola Davis (Amanda Waller). The last three are Adam Beach, Jim Parrack and Ike Barinholtz, who Latino-Review are claiming are playing Deathstroke, Ravan and Hugo Strange respectively – but that isn’t confirmed.

One can only assume that Jared Leto (The Joker) took the photo…

Directed by David Ayer, Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, »

- Luke Owen

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Elite Squad director Jose Padilha making Sf thriller, Mindcorp

8 April 2015 11:39 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Previously of Elite Squad and RoboCop remake fame, Jose Padilha is to co-write and direct a new sci-fi thriller called Mindcorp...

The outright brilliance of the two Elite Squad movies - a pair of drama-thrillers set in the favelas of Brazil - means we're always keen to see more from director Jose Padilha.

We found lots to like in his RoboCop remake, even if it did have its flaws - the final act, in particular, had the distinct air of studio interference hanging over it. But Padilha is likely to get freer creative reign with his next project, since it's based on his own original concept rather than a potentially blockbusting pre-existing one.

It's called Mindcorp, and Deadline describes it as a sci-fi thriller about "next-generation mind-body experimentation and a priest who becomes responsible for the survival of humanity."

Mindcorp began life as a short story written by Padilha himself, »

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'Robocop' Director Sets Up Sci-Fi Thriller 'Mindcorp'

8 April 2015 4:58 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Director Jos&#233 Padilha, who made his U.S. studio debut with last year's RoboCop remake, has signed on to direct Mindcorp, based on a short story he wrote. Warner Bros. picked up the short story, with the director set to co-write the script with Dwain Worrell. Gianni Nunnari has signed on to produce through his Hollywood Gang production company.

Deadline describes the story as a high-concept sci-fi thriller that centers on "next-generation mind-body experimentation." The plot follows a priest who ultimately becomes responsible for the fate of all mankind. Shannon Gaulding will oversee the project for Hollywood Gang, with Jon Berg and Jon Gonda overseeing for Warner Bros.

Before he directed last year's RoboCop, Jos&#233 Padilha directed Brazilian thrillers such as Bus 174, Elite Squad and Elite Squad: The Enemy Within. He also directed a segment of the anthology film Rio, I Love You. Dwain Worrell became the first screenwriter to »

- MovieWeb

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Diesel & Tucker Join Ang Lee's Next, Singleton Off '2Pac' Biopic and 'Odyssey' Goes to 'Mockingjay' Duo

8 April 2015 4:12 PM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Vin Diesel and Chris Tucker are in negotiations to join Ang Lee's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk along side newcomer Joe Alwyn as the title character, Garrett Hedlund, Steve Martin and Kristen Stewart. The Wrap Carl Franklin (Devil in a Blue Dress) has replaced John Singleton as director of Morgan Creek's Tupac the long-in-development biopic about rapper Tupac Shakur, with casting underway. Shooting is planned to begin in August or September. Why is Singleton off the picc Here's how he tells it on Instagram: Variety

Real talk! The reason I am not making this picture is because the people involved aren't really respectful of the legacy of Tupac Amaru Shakur. I won't say much if you want you can read my articles in Hollywood Reporter on authenticity in Black Storytelling ... To Pac's real fans just know I am still planning a movie on Tupac ... It doesn't matter what they do mines will be better. »

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Warner Bros Acquires Jose Padilha Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Mindcorp’ For Hollywood Gang

8 April 2015 2:55 PM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Exclusive: Warner Bros has purchased Mindcorp, a science fiction thriller based on a short story by Jose Padilha that the Elite Squad helmer will direct. Gianni Nunnari will produce through his Hollywood Gang banner. Dwain Worrell has been set to write the script with Padilha. It’s the second studio gig for Padilha after the Robocop remake. They are keeping the logline under wraps but in broad strokes it’s a high-concept intense thriller involving next-generation… »

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Jose Padhila To Helm "Mindcorp"

8 April 2015 1:41 PM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Warner Bros. Pictures has picked up the rights to "Mindcorp," a high-concept sci-fi thriller short story which "Robocop" remake director Jose Padilha penned. Padilha is slated to direct the film as well.

The story is said to involve next-generation mind-body experimentation and a priest who becomes responsible for the survival of humanity, but specifics are being kept under wraps.

Dwain Worrell will co-write the script with Padilha while Gianni Nunnari will produce.

Source: Deadline »

- Garth Franklin

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New rumours suggest Red Hood will be a part of Suicide Squad

8 April 2015 12:22 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Just like its Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice counterpart, the cast of David Ayer’s Suicide Squad seems to be constantly growing. We’ve had reports so far that have included Onslaught and Antiphon as the main villains with Deathstoke as their hired gun, as well as Hugo Strange and Plastique rumoured to have roles in the film. Not only that, but it’s been confirmed that Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has joined the cast as Killer Croc and now we have a new rumour to add to the list.

According to Latino-Review (who seem to have quite the hold on this movie based on their obscene amount of rumours), Red Hood is set to also have a part not just Suicide Squad, but also the rest of the DC Cinematic Universe. The site claim he is now a priority character for DC.

Nothing confirmed for now, so just a rumour for the time being. »

- Luke Owen

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Spaceship Drama ‘Dark Matter’ to Go Global on Syfy

7 April 2015 6:27 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

London — TV series “Dark Matter” is going global on Syfy following its U.S. premiere on the channel on June 12.

It will air on Syfy in 86 countries, including the U.K., France, Germany, Spain and Australia. Regions where it plays on the channel include Asia, Central Europe and Latin America.

The series is created by Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie (“Stargate” franchise), based on their graphic novel of the same name, published by Dark Horse Comics. It is produced by Prodigy Pictures (“Lost Girl,” “Xiii”).

The 13 one-hour episodes follow the crew of a derelict spaceship who are awakened from stasis with no memories of who they are or how they got on board. Facing threats at every turn, they have to work together to survive a voyage charged with vengeance, betrayal and hidden secrets.

Dark Matter” will feature Melissa O’Neil (Broadway production of “Les Miserables”), Marc Bendavid (“Bitten”), Anthony Lemke »

- Leo Barraclough

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Jared Leto teases Joker transformation for Suicide Squad

6 April 2015 10:30 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With production on Warner Bros.Suicide Squad set to get underway, Jared Leto has taken to Instagram to tease his role as The Joker by posting an image of himself looking rather pale witht he caption “transformation begins”. Take a look…

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and sees David Ayer (Fury) directing a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker, Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller, Scott Eastwood (Fury) as Steve Trevor, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Thor: The Dark World) as Killer Croc and Ray Olubowale (Resident Evil: Afterlife) as King Shark. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice star Jesse Eisenberg is also expected to reprise the role of Lex Luthor, »

- Gary Collinson

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Karen Fukuhara rumored to play Plastique in Suicide Squad

31 March 2015 2:51 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

According to Latino Review’s El Mayimbe, newcomer Karen Fukuhara may have landed a minor role in Suicide Squad as explosion-projecting Firestorm villain Plastique. Mayimbe jump-started the rumor on his Instagram page, clarifying that it’s unconfirmed at this time:

Mayimbe describes the part as “a minor role on the actual Squad,” explaining that she’s present in a nightclub scene. With pre-production in the final stages, it’s likely that that’s all the screentime Plastique will really have, either as a cameo or as one of the Squad members who gets her head blown off after disobeying Amanda Waller’s orders.

Directed by David Ayer, Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, »

- James Garcia

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Lost alum Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje joins Suicide Squad as Killer Croc

31 March 2015 1:40 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

If you thought the roster for David Ayer’s Suicide Squad film – which already consists of big names like Deadshot, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Rick Flagg, Amanda Waller, Enchantress, and the Joker – was already full, think again. In addition to the recent casting of both King Shark and Wonder Woman love interest Steve Trevor, we’ve now learned that Batman villain Killer Croc will join the fray as well.

According to TheWrap, Killer Croc will be played by Lost and Thor: The Dark World alum Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje. Details on the role, and how the hulking reptilian-looking supervillain will be portrayed on screen, unfortunately remain a mystery, but this is still a cool addition to the cast and one that fans of Batman’s extensive rogues gallery had been hoping for for quite some time.

We will of course have more information on Killer Croc’s role in Suicide Squad when more news becomes available. »

- James Garcia

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Scott Eastwood to play Steve Trevor in Suicide Squad

31 March 2015 9:22 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

On Monday it was revealed that Fury actor Scott Eastwood had joined the cast of David Ayer’s Suicide Squad film, and now his role has been revealed.

According to Latino Review, Eastwood will cameo as Wonder Woman love interest Steve Trevor, in order to set up his appearance in the 2017 Wonder Woman film. In the comics, Trevor is an intelligence officer for the United States Army, who crashes his plane on Paradise Island during World War II and comes across the Amazons. There, he meets Princess Diana, who falls for him and returns with him to civilization, where she later becomes Wonder Woman.

In the New 52, Trevor is more of a liaison between the U.S. and Paradise Island, and tries to convince Amanda Waller that Wonder Woman isn’t dangerous. He then becomes the head of Argus and the Un’s ambassador to the Justice League. Judging by »

- James Garcia

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Scott Eastwood and Ray Olubowale join Suicide Squad

30 March 2015 1:59 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

As Warner Bros.Suicide Squad gears up to go into production, it is being reported that director David Ayer has added two more names to the cast of the DC supervillain ensemble.

According to eTalk, Clint Eastwood’s son Scott Eastwood (Fury) has confirmed his involvement in the film, which comes as little surprise given that he’s been spotted around Toronto with Cara Delevingne, who is to play The Enchantress. Meanwhile, The Toronto Sun is reporting that boxer and actor Ray Olubowale (Resident Evil: Afterlife) will also feature, with speculation linking him to the part of King Shark, although no official details have been announced on either role.

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, »

- Gary Collinson

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David Ayer teases Arkham Aslyum in Suicide Squad set photo

28 March 2015 5:13 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With production on DC’s Suicide Squad set to get underway next month, director David Ayer has taken to Twitter to post a new set photo from the supervillain ensemble, which teases the inclusion of Arkham Asylum…

See Also: More rumours about Batman’s involvement in Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad is set for release on August 5th 2016, and features a cast that includes Joel Kinnaman (RoboCop) as Rick Flagg, Will Smith (Hancock) as Deadshot, Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker and Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice star Jesse Eisenberg is also expected to reprise the role of Lex Luthor and Jay Hernandez (Hostel) has joined the cast in an unknown role.

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- Gary Collinson

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