First look at the Suicide Squad

Story highlights

  • Director tweets cast photo
  • Group is in character
  • Will Smith shown as Deadshot

(CNN)First there was the Joker -- and now this.

Following the recent revelation of Jared Leto in character as the Joker in the upcoming movie "Suicide Squad," the film's director, David Ayer, tweeted a shot of the full Task Force X, aka the Suicide Squad.
In costume are Adam Beach as Slipknot, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Cara Delevingne as Enchantress, Karen Fukuhara down in front as Katana, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Will Smith as Deadshot, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Killer Croc and Jay Hernandez as El Diablo.
    Ayer also tweeted a solo pic of Smith as Deadshot, complete with that character's signature mask and a weapon.
    Set for release August 5, 2016, "Suicide Squad" is based on the DC Comics series. Fans have eagerly awaited every detail about the film, whose cast was speculated about for months.