The recent reports on ‘The Suicide Squad 2’ revealed that Elba is NOT replacing Will Smith’s role as Deadshot but now . So, now the speculations have taken a whole new turn.
So what role would Idris Elba be playing in Suicide Squad 2? That is the question every fan is asking. With the available resources and a lot of juggling, we have come to a conclusion. Scroll down and dive in!
DKODING Idris Elba’s character in Suicide Squad 2
The first Suicide Squad movie was a roller coaster ride. But it seems we might not see some of the old characters that we really enjoyed in the movie. But that is covered up by the fact that there would new characters added to the group. Among the other cast is one of the most favourite actors of Hollywood: Idris Alba. As soon as fans saw the actor’s name on the Suicide Squad cast list, there were discussions on what role would he be playing.
A new rumour in the market from Geeks Worldwide indicates that Idris Elba’s character in The Suicide Squad will be accompanied by a daughter. This reflects the possible ground that the two famous comic vicious assassin characters ‘Sportsmaster’ or ‘Deathstroke’ can come in the picture. Both these character share a strong family bond.
According to our speculations, Idris Elba could play Sportsmaster’s role in The Suicide Squad 2. Although this is not yet confirmed by the filmmakers.
Who is Sportsmaster?
Now that we have established the role Idris Elba will most probably play in Suicide Squad 2, let’s know more about his character. As the movie, Suicide Squad 2 is all about criminals fighting crime, Sportsmaster is (of course) an antagonist. In fact, Sportsmaster is most famous for featuring in Young Justice. In the series, he is one of the primary antagonists.
The vicious character has ‘photographic reflexes’ and if there is someone who can explore the character’s criminal mind with a touch of goofiness, it sure is James Gunn. He can make Idris Elba’s character in the movie looks dangerous and cool at the same time.
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