SÃO PAULO, SP (FOLHAPRESS) – Actress Viola Davis is in talks with HBO Max producers for a Suicide Squad spin-off, according to Deadline. According to the vehicle, Davis is expected to star in a spin-off with the character Amanda Waller.
In the DC universe, Waller is the director of the government organization ARGUS and the founder of the group of anti-heroes used in covert and violent operations. Davis plays her in both the first and second Suicide Squad, in addition to having a role in the first season of Peacemaker, another spin-off of the film.
On television, Davis this year played the role of former American first lady Michelle Obama, in the series The First Lady and participated in 2020 in the series How to defend a murderer.
According to Deadline, Peacemaker ended its first season with the best daily ratings for an HBO Max original. Viewership for the final episode 44% higher than the January 13 premiere.