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Will Smith ‘not returning’ for Suicide Squad sequel

It's been three years since the first film was released


Will Smith is reportedly not going to return for the Suicide Squad sequel.

The actor played hitman, Deadshot in the 2016 film and while he played one of the main characters, Will is not expected to take part in the sequel.

Variety reported that the father-of-four could not return to the film franchise because of clashing schedules.

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There is believed to be no hard feelings about his departure and DC Comics have yet to reveal who will return for the second film.

The Suicide Squad is set to introduce new characters and insiders claimed that the production company was hoping the film’s biggest starts, such as Will and Margot Robbie, would return for the second movie.