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The 'Suicide Squad' Cast Is Official, And It's Insane

The rumors were true!

The heroes of the DC universe are going to have their hands full. The villains-only "Suicide Squad" movie from director David Ayer just announced its cast (via The Hollywood Reporter), and the thing is absolutely stacked.

As rumored, Jared Leto is taking on the role of the Joker. Will Smith will play Deadshot. Tom Hardy is Rick Flagg. Margot Robbie is the Joker's beau, Harley Quinn. Cara Delevingne continues her crossover to acting as Enchantress. Jai Courtney has also signed on.

We'll have more as the story develops.

"Suicide Squad" is scheduled to hit theaters on August 5, 2016.