UPDATE: Tom Hardy, Jared Leto, Jai Courtney, Margot Robbie, Will Smith, and Cara Delevingne Confirmed To Join SUICIDE SQUAD

UPDATE: Variety has confirmed the rumored actors and their roles as follows:

Jared Leto – The Joker

Will Smith – Deadshot

Tom Hardy – Rick Flag

Margot Robbie – Harley Quinn

Jai Courtney – Boomerang

Cara Delevingne – Enchantress

As DC’s SUICIDE SQUAD announces that filming will begin April in Toronto, several sources are reporting that Tom Hardy, Jared Leto, Jai Courtney, and Margot Robbie are almost certainly on board for the epic comic adaptation!

Robbie’s casting as Harley Quinn was previously announced. While Leto is almost a sure shot for The Joker, there’s been some speculation as to exactly which roles Tom Hardy and Jai Courtney will be taking on. As for rounding out the team? Will Smith and Cara Delevingne are rumored to be linked, but no serious talk of their involvement has been confirmed.

The film will focus on notorious DC villains as they turn the tables and work with the government against a common enemy for the opportunity to have their criminal records expunged.

SUICIDE SQUAD is due in theaters on August 5, 2016.