With Fox coming to an end with the superhero franchise following on from Logan next year, the actors that helped the prequel series haven't agreed to extend their stay.
The director has told the press that the upcoming action blockbuster will be an enjoyable romp by avoiding a lot of the pitfalls of recent dark pictures.
The second installment to the franchise 13 years prior has been given a reboot by a dedicated fan, providing a bit of edge to the old classic.
A slew of horror films are attempting to provide new origin stories for some well-known horror villains as a way to fix story issues in poorly received entries within the franchises.
What can moviegoers expect to see in a Suicide Squad sequel? What threats will the ragtag collection of DC Universe villains face?