Reid is said to be the frontrunner for the role but has not officially signed on the dotted line. Like Elba’s role’s, Reid’s is also being kept under wraps for the moment.
Reid would join newcomers David Dastmalchian and Daniela Melchior to the franchise. They would be joined by the returning Margot Robbie and Jai Courtney, Joel Kinnaman and Viola Davis, who would reprise their roles from the first film.
The Suicide Squad is expected to go into production this fall. With it set to hit screens on August 6, 2021.
SOURCE: THE WRAP