Suicide Squad is #OutNow - Get to know Your New Favorite Supervillains

Fortunately, the rumors were true. Contracts were indeed signed in September 2014, and the movie was then filmed between April 2015 and August 2015.

In July 2015, a first look was presented at Comic-Con and ultimately leaked to the public. Some attendee illegally recorded footage from the screen and uploaded a bad-quality version online. As a reaction to that, Warner Bros. Pictures released the same footage, but in high quality. The footage, as well as the controversy around the leaking, were further fueling the hype.

In January 2016, Warner Bros. Pictures finally released the official movie trailer, and it went viral AF. It was all over social media, and as of now gained over 57 million views on YouTube alone.

Fast forward! The movie will be released worldwide on August 5 worldwide, respectively on August 4 in Thailand. No matter if you made up your mind already whether you want to see the movie or not, it's worth to have a closer look at the characters. Let us introduce you to your new favorite supervillains and the actors who play their roles.

Enchantress

Suicide Squad-Enchantress

Character name: Enchantress (หรือ June Moone)
Actor: Cara Delevingne

An encounter with a magical being leaves Enchantress with the ability to transform into a sorceress who can heal and teleport.

Harley Quinn

Suicide Squad-Harley Quinn

Character name: Harley Quinn (หรือ Harleen Quinzel)
Actor: Margot Robbie

Harley Quinn is a sassy and sexy character that was invented in 1992 for Batman: The Animated Series. In Suicide Squad she is making her movie debut. Harleen Quinzel was an Arkham Asylum psychiatrist who fell in love with one of her subjects, the Joker.

Captain Boomerang

Suicide Squad-Captain Boomerang

Character name: Captain Boomerang (หรือ George “Digger” Harkness)
Actor: Jai Courtney

Captain Boomerang is an Australian guy who works with trick boomerangs. He is well-meaning but has a dark psychotic side.

Deadshot

Suicide Squad-Deadshot

Character name: Deadshot (หรือ Floyd Lawton)
Actor: Will Smith

Deadshot is a sarcastic and cold-blooded mercenary and assassin. He has no superpowers, but is an exceptional marksman and his abilities are further enhanced by cybernetic implants. He is defined by a burning desire to die in spectacular fashion.

El Diablo

Suicide Squad-El Diablo

Character name: El Diablo
Actor: Jay Hernandez

El Diablo is a gangster with pyrokinetic powers and a conscience. He once burned down a building to collect a debt and turned himself over to the police when he realized that innocent women and children were killed in the fire.

Katana

Suicide Squad-Katana

Character name: Katana
Actor: Karen Fukuhara

Katana is actually a superhero. In fact, she’s even been a member of the Justice League. Why she is with the Suicide Squad is a mystery. She is a Japanese woman, trained as a samurai after her husband and children were killed by the Yakuza, then moved to America and became a vigilante. Her sword captures the spirits of the people it kills and allows her to communicate with them.

Killer Croc

Suicide Squad-Killer Croc

Character name: Killer Croc (หรือ Waylon Jones)
Actor: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Killer Croc is a reptilian villain. His skin functions as armor, he has regenerative powers and superhuman strength, endurance, speed, and senses. His behavior ranges from human to animalistic.

Rick Flagg

Suicide Squad-Rick Flagg

Character name: Rick Flagg หรือ Rick Flagg Junior
Actor: Joel Kinnaman

Rick Flag is a soldier and the leader of Suicide Squad. He is skilled and trained, but does not have superpowers. He does occasionally have issues with mental instability.

Slipknot

Suicide Squad-Slipknot

Character name: Slipknot (หรือ Christopher Weiss)
Actor: Adam Beach

Slipknot is good at ropes. Tying them, strangling people with them. He got his arm blown off on a mission.

The Joker

Suicide Squad-The Joker

Character name: The Joker
Actor: Jared Leto

The Joker is crazy. Period!


All these eccentric characters forced to work together as a team sounds like a recipe for disaster and chaos, right? No matter how the story will develop, it promises to be fun filled 2 hours. We assume there will be a high interest in the movie, therefore we suggest you book your ticket in advance to ensure you can get your favorite seat. You can check the cinemas and showtimes at Major Cineplex or SF Cinema.

What to Read Next

5 Upscale Barber Shops in Bangkok To Unleash Your Inner Gentleman

Hair care is a topic of interest not limited to women, but for men alike. Be it a haircut or a beard trimming, we all wish to be in the hands of professionals.…

Lifestyle ·

7 Hump Day Drink Deals for Ladies - Wednesday Drinks in Bangkok

Wednesdays are probably the most painful days of the week: the memory of the past weekend has faded, and the coming weekend just does not feel close enough…

Nightlife ·

5 Most Spectacular Airbnb Accommodations in Bangkok

Airbnb enables millions of hosts and travelers to list their space and book unique accommodations in 34,000+ cities all around the world. Among the two…

Lifestyle ·

Bangkok’s Hottest Dessert: the Flaming Chocolate Mountain

Chocolate and ice-cream is a perfect match. It gets even better when set on fire! Meet Bangkok’s hottest dessert, which goes by the name of "Flaming Chocolate…

Food ·

8 Foods and Drinks That Will Revive Your Body After a Heavy Night Out

You’re out with your friends and before you know it, you’ve chugged the whiskey bottle twice, had six shots and you’re on your fourth glass. Right about…

Food ·

5 Bangkok Streetwear Stores That Will Keep You Looking Fly

Bangkok is one of Asia’s most fashionable cities. The world's most glamorous high fashion brands have set up shop and have become an integral part of…

Fashion ·

7 Small and Independent Bangkok Art Galleries well worth visiting

When thinking of Thailand art-wise, most will think of unique Thai temple architecture and bell-shaped stupas. Not as obvious, but vibrant and growing,…

Lifestyle ·

Nike Olympic Unlimited Glory Collection

4 years have passed, which means the Olympic Summer Games return, in 2016 held in Rio, Brazil. On that occasion, sneakerheads are in for a treat thanks…

Fashion ·

Exclusive Interview with Swanky Tunes

Swanky Tunes is a Russian DJ & Producer trio, that made its entry into DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs list in 2015. They are well-known for their track "Here We…

Music ·

Exclusive Interview with Thomas Newson

Thomas Newson is a Dutch DJ & Producer, signed to Hardwell’s Revealed Recordings record label. He plays and produces Electro House and Progressive House,…

Music ·

Exclusive Interview with Adam Sky

Insanity Nightclub, on Sukhumvit Soi 12, brings DJ Adam Sky (previously known as Modium) to Bangkok. The Melbourne-born, Singapore-based DJ, producer,…

Music ·

5 Activities to Beat the Heat in Bangkok

Bangkok is a hot city, and everybody is reminded of that daily whenever stepping outside from air-conditioned condos, offices or malls. Thailand’s capital…

Lifestyle ·

Food Truck Mania: An Extensive List of Bangkok Food Trucks (Part 3)

There is a certain lure to eating outside of an air-conditioned box – it is easy, cheap, and often very satisfying. Bangkokians have been fortunate to…

Food ·

Exclusive Interview with DJ Krush

World-renowned Japanese Producer and turntablist DJ Krush was recently on his Asian tour to promote his new album Butterfly Effect.

Music ·

Do you Showcase Your Sneakers the Way They Deserve it?

The legendary MTV Cribs series has shown us that celebrities not only own huge sneaker collections, they also have awe-inspiring sneakers closets to show…

Lifestyle ·

Events Spotlight

808 Festival 2017

EDM, Electro House, Progressive House, Future House, Future Bass, Trap, Trance, Hard Dance

808 Festival 2017 will be the 5th installment of Thailand's leading EDM festival. The 2-day festival will take place on December 9-10, at Oasis Outdoor Arena at SHOW DC. The huge lineup features international headlines such as Above & Beyond, Amelie Lens, Anotr, Axwell, Boombox Cartel, DVBBS, Flo...

Oasis Outdoor Arena ·

Pictures Spotlight

The Switch Concert presented by U Beer at Fortune Town

Fortune Town ·

DJ Jazzy Jeff & MC Rhymefest at CE LA VI

CÉ LA VI ·

NOIR (Noir Music) at Sing Sing Theater

Sing Sing Theater ·

Siam2nite TV

Don't Let Daddy Know Thailand 2017 at Asiatique

Chang Music Connection: Urban Music Festival

Khanom Festival #5 at Nadan Beach Khanom

Locations Spotlight

ONYX

Clubs · RCA

BRONX

Bars · Srinakarin

Insanity Nightclub

Clubs · Sukhumvit