Will Smith reportedly won't be in the Suicide Squad sequel

Will Smith
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Another actor reportedly won't return for a DC universe sequel.

Will Smith is not expected to be back as Deadshot in the upcoming Suicide Squad sequel The Suicide Squad due to scheduling issues, Variety reports. This decision, which comes a month after confirmation that Ben Affleck is not returning as Batman in The Batman, was reportedly "made on amicable terms between both sides with no hard feelings."

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