The cast of ‘Suicide Squad’ keeps getting better and better! The latest heartthrob to join the flick? A certain ‘Twilight’ cutie!
From vampires to superheros! Alex Meraz, 30, best known for his role in the Twilight movies, has officially signed onto the highly anticipated new film Suicide Squad— and it appears as though he is going to be causing quite a stir! While there is no official word yet as to whom Alex will play in the film, which won’t hit theaters until Aug. 5, 2016, the hunky actor has confirmed that explosive action will be a major part of his storyline!
‘Suicide Squad’: Alex Meraz Joins The Cast
The talented actor is staying mum on which role he will play in the upcoming flick, but he did take to social media to share that the part is requiring some major action!
On April 16, Alex wrote on Twitter, “Headed to a gun range to blow some stuff up. And they call this my job? #actinglife.”
Psh, yeah real rough life there! Check out the Tweet for yourself below!
Headed to a gun range to blow some stuff up. And they call this my job? #actinglife
— Alex Meraz (@TheAlexMeraz) April 16, 2015
The Star-Studded Cast Of ‘Suicide Squad’
Alex joins an already stacked roster of stars signed on for Suicide Squad. No, seriously, stacked. Already on board for the flick is Cara Delevingne, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Will Smith, Viola Davis and, honestly, many others but we’ll stop there before literally blinding you with star power.
The entire cast seems to gearing up for the exciting film, particularly Jared Leto, who has been getting into character in a major way in preparation to play the all important Joker. The talented dude has been spotted out and about rocking that iconic green hair– and fans have definitely had a strong reaction to the hottie’s new look.
Are you excited that Alex is joining the Suicide Squad cast?
— Casey Mink