The entertainment world has been buzzing about the impending sequel of Suicide Squad
. Even though the next installment of the bad-guy epic isn't on the official calendar of DC Comics
releases, Warner Bros.
has begun courting a director and breaking ground on the project. With so much up in the air, it's easy to wonder what we do know about the sequel. We did some digging and scraped together as much confirmed and speculative information as we possibly could.
1. James Gunn
Is Writing and Potentially Directing
Although David Ayer
wrote and directed the first film, it seems Warner Bros. may be veering in a different direction for round two. The studio was reportedly courting Mel Gibson
for the job at first, but in October The Wrap reported that Guardians of the Galaxy
's James Gunn is in talks to write and also direct. Back in July a right-wing troll began