Warnern Bros. has announced the caste of James Gunn’s Suicide Squad TV spin-off, The Peacemaker. In addition to John Cena, who will play the role of the Peacemaker himself, the show will feature:
- Danielle Brooks (“Orange is the New Black”) – Liota Adebayo, who is not mentioned in the comics
- Robert Patrick (T-1000 in “Terminator 2”) – Augie Smith, about whom there is no information yet
- Jennifer Holland (“Burn, Burn Clear”) is an NSA agent sent to help the ARGUS. in overseeing the suicide squad
- Chris Conrad (“God’s Gift Enterprise”) – Adrian Chase / Vigilante.
The series will have eight episodes. The script for all of them will be written by James Gunn himself, he will also direct several of them. The show will be available on HBO Max.
The peacemaker is an ambiguous character who seeks to achieve peace at any cost. Even over mountains of corpses.
Filming will begin in early 2021. Gann’s Suicide Squad will premiere in August of that year.