In honor of Nathan Fillion’s birthday, The Suicide Squad director James Gunn reveals that the Firefly actor would wear T-shirts with his face on set.
While filming Suicide squad, Nathan Fillion wore several shirts with the face of James Gunn to pin. Firefly A fan favorite, Fillion is one of many new actors joining the DCEU with Suicide squad Gunn’s soft reboot of the anti-hero team. After the critical disappointment that was in 2016 Suicide squad the hope is that Gunn can revitalize the property for the big screen. Suicide squad will introduce a new Task Force X as they embark on a dangerous (and unholy) mission on the fictional island of Corto Maltese.
Even after the long list of actors was unveiled, Gunn was careful to keep most of the characters under wraps. Fans speculated for months on who each performer would play, eventually learning if their theories were correct when Suicide squadThe player roster was revealed on the DC FanDome in August. One of the characters that generated some confusion was Fillion’s TDK, which at first glance appears to be a totally original creation. However, some background clues seem to suggest he’s playing a revamped version of the dark DC Comics character Arm-Fall-Off-Boy.
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Saturday marked Fillion’s birthday, and Gunn took to social networks to celebrate the occasion with a photo of the actor from the Suicide squad place. In this image, Fillion dons a T-shirt printed with Gunn’s face, which was a first for the director. Gunn added that Fillion did this “more than once,” cast “Yes, he made these himself. “Now one has to wonder what the other Gunn shirts were like!
Gunn and Fillion are good friends, and the two have collaborated on various projects. Fillion appeared in Gunn’s Slide, and also had cameos in the director’s two Guardians of the Galaxy movies (although the second was unfortunately cut). Suicide squad it’s just their latest project, and fans are so excited to see what they’ll do with it. The real question is: will TDK be one of the lucky few to survive the movie? After all, Gunn warned fans not to get too fond of Suicide squadcharacters.
Fillion only got a few quick flashes in the first Suicide squad trailer, which was released last Friday after months of anticipation. His abilities have yet to be revealed, and it looks like it could be a fun image that Gunn hopes to keep a secret for a while. Suicide squad is slated for a release in August this year, so there’s still plenty of time for new looks on Fillion’s character to emerge. Likewise, there is time for Gunn to share more photos of Fillion in those fun t-shirts. Fans will surely be interested in seeing more of those.
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