Suicide Squad BTS Images Show Cast Meeting Troma Studios Founder
James Gunn shared behind-the-scenes images of The Suicide Squad’s cast with Troma Studios founder Lloyd Kaufman. The 76-year old director and producer have had a long-standing relationship with Lloyd Kaufman, the internationally renowned comic book director. Troma Studios was founded in 1974 by Michael Herz and is well-known for producing low-budget, often graphic horror films. Gunn joined the studio as a writer in 1995. He worked on multiple projects, including Tromeo, Juliet, and Horror Firmer. Gunn formed a close friendship with Kaufman during their collaborations. He made his directorial debut through Studio with Slither, his 2006 horror film.
Gunn has taken to Instagram to share a picture of his mentor, friend, and colleague on the set for The Suicide Squad. Gunn shared four behind-the-scenes photos of Kaufman with several DCEU stars, including John Cena and David Dastmalchian. Gunn posted four behind-the-scenes photos of Kaufman posing alongside several new stars in the DCEU’s movie industry, including Daniela Melchior and John Cena, to pay tributeDCEU’sufman.
Kaufman has appeared in many productions throughout his career. He briefly appears in the background as a dancer in the Suicide Squad. Kaufman is not the first actor to make a career in acting. He was invited to perform in several Gunn titles, such as Super and Guardians of the Galaxy. In major films like Rocky and Hanger and Iron Sky, The Coming Race, Kaufman has also appeared in roles.
James Gunn, director of Suicide Squad, explains why he did not want to include Joker. In 2016, the Clown Prince of Crime joined DC Extended Universe when Jared Leto appeared as the Suicide Squad. Even though Leto’s Joker was only briefly shown, it became very divisive. Warner Bros. and DC Films decided to take a different approach’s the franchise’s future. This included bringing Gunn in for a sequel/reboot.
His DCEU future was made extremely uncertain by Jarfranchise’soker response. His DCEU future became murky after he was last seen in the DCEU continuity releasing HarleLeto’sn (Margot Robertbie) from prison at Suicide Squad. But Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Empowerment of One Harley Quinn ) confirmed their split. WB and DC were reported to be interested in a solo movie featuring Joker – even though Joaquin Phoenix’s was canceled – but the project has not gained much traction. Many hoped that Joker would be back in The Suicide Phoenix’swever, James Gunn opted to leave him out.
It has been several months since Suicide Squad’s debCena’sd Gunn’s DCEU movie has recSquad’save reviewsLeto’swriter/director spoke out again with Desde Hollywood (vSquad’scbook). The Gunn’sor cites the great work of others in adapting Joker and the desire to elevate obscure characters as the reasons The Suicide Squad did not feature the Joker. You can read his complete quote below.
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