Big news from Suicide Squad and the team-up spin-off on today’s podcast. The Suicide Squad Extended Cut is released digitally tomorrow and EW has an exclusive clip of the longer edition. With Suicide Squad set to be released on home video, we also have the final box office numbers from the film.
We also have a new screenwriter for a DC Film. Christina Hodson is writing an untitled DC movie, which is the Harley Quinn/Birds of Prey spin-off according to The Wrap. That film is expected to feature several female characters from the Batman family. This could potentially include Birds of Prey and Gotham City Sirens characters like Batgirl/Oracle, Huntress, Black Canary, Poison Ivy, Harley Quinn, Catwoman, and Katana.
00:21 Christina Hodson is writing an untitled DC movie – Deadline
- Has written several films that have yet to be released
- She’s writing Bumblebee, a Transformers spin-off
- Writing The Fugitive reboot for Warner Bros.
- According to Umberto Gonzalez of The Wrap, it is the Harley Quinn/Birds of Prey film
02:55 Final Suicide Squad Box Office numbers – Box Office Mojo
- Over 325 million domestically (48th all-time)
- Over 745 million worldwide (75th all-time)
- 4th all-time Superhero Origin film
- #1 opening weekend for August ever
04:19 Suicide Squad Extended Cut exclusive clip – Entertainment Weekly
- Dr. Harleen Quinzel chasing down the Joker
- Extended Cut releases digitally tomorrow 11/15
05:54 Cellist Tina Guo is working with Rupert Gregson-Williams on Wonder Woman Score – Facebook
- Worked on the Wonder Woman theme song from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – “Is she with you?”
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