The Wrap has announced that Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has joined the stellar cast of Suicide Squad as Killer Croc. Known also as Waylon Jones, he is one of Batman’s long time super villains. Akinnuoye-Agbaje joins Will Smith as Deadshot, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto as The Joker, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg and Viola Davis as Amanda Waller. As well as the newly added Scott Eastwood as Scott Trevor.
Akinnuoye-Agbaje’s latest film was Annie, and has also just finished Trumbo with Bryan Cranston. This is one guy we will be seeing a lot of in the upcoming year.
Production is to begin on Suicide Squad in April. The David Ayer directed film is set to release in theaters on August 5, 2016.