6 Actors Confirmed by James Gunn to Reprise Their Roles in DCU Reboot!

Author: Ambily S / March 28, 2023

James Gunn, the co-CEO of DC Studios, has been hard at work rebooting the DC Universe with a slate of exciting new projects. As a celebrated filmmaker and writer, Gunn has been busy assembling a cast of talented actors to bring these characters to life. Among these actors are six confirmed to reprise their roles in upcoming DC projects.

1. Viola Davis – Davis will be returning as Amanda Waller, the ruthless government official who assembles the Suicide Squad. This time, she will be starring in her own HBO Max series, which will delve deeper into her character’s backstory and motivations.

2. Sean Gunn – Gunn, who is James Gunn’s brother, will be reprising his role as Weasel in the upcoming ‘Creature Commandos’ series. Weasel is a grotesque, animalistic character who is a member of the Suicide Squad.

3. Steve Agee – Agee will be returning as John Economos in the second season of ‘Peacemaker.’ Economos is a former prison guard who now works for Amanda Waller and is responsible for overseeing the Suicide Squad.

4. John Cena – Cena will also be returning in the second season of ‘Peacemaker,’ where he will reprise his role as the titular character. Peacemaker is a violent and unhinged superhero who is tasked with stopping threats to national security.

5. Jennifer Holland – Holland will be returning as Emilia Harcourt in the second season of ‘Peacemaker.’ Harcourt is a member of the Suicide Squad who works alongside John Economos.

6. Margot Robbie – Robbie’s return to the DC Universe has been confirmed, although the project she will be working on is currently unknown. Gunn has stated that he has plans for her character, Harley Quinn, and that he will definitely be working with Robbie in the future.

Fans of the DC Universe are excited to see these beloved characters return to their screens, and with James Gunn at the helm, they can be sure that they will be in good hands. Gunn has proven himself to be a master of the superhero genre, and his ability to balance action, humor, and heart has endeared him to audiences worldwide. As the co-CEO of DC Studios, he is in a unique position to shape the future of the DC Universe, and fans are eager to see what he has in store.

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