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Will Smith, Viola Davis, Margot Robbie and More Hit The Black Carpet For NYC Suicide Squad Premiere

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uicide Squad has been the talk of the town, hell the country since reviews hit the web (some scary) about DC’s latest crack at the big screen. On Monday, August 1st, stars of the film hit the black carpet for film’s premiere at the legendary Beacon Theater in NYC.

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Viola Davis, Will Smith, Margot Robbie and Jared Leto

The films main players Will Smith (Deadshot), Viola Davis (Amanda Waller), Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn), Joel Kinnaman (Rick Flag) Jared Leto (The Joker), Cara Delevingne (Enchantress), Jay Hernandez (El Diablo), Adam Beach (Slipknot) and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Killer Croc) celebrated the release of the highly anticipated film with excited fans. David Ayer the film’s director was also in the building to celebrate the huge occasion.

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Also on hand to celebrate was Will Smith’s son and known caped crusader (see his prom photosJaden Smith. No he was not in costume this time around but it would have been really dope if he was.

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Jaden and Will Smith

Everyone looked absolutely amazing and in good spirits and with the news of those impressive first week box office numbers they should be. Who cares about a negative review at this point right? One question though, does Will Smith look 47-years-old to you?

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Will Smith

Well you know what they say, “good black, don’t crack” and Will Smith doesn’t look a day over 30! Suicide Squad hit’s theaters August 5th, but if you want to know what I thought about the film checkout our review.

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The Cast and Crew of Suicide Squad Unite For NYC Press Junket.

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uicide Squad is literally days away from hitting theaters, and we know y’all are excited for this film that puts all of DC’s worst villains on one team to try to make a difference for once in their lives. Yesterday in NYC, team SFPL was invited to a special press conference featuring the entire cast of the upcoming DC movie Suicide Squad.

The good folks at Warner Brothers wanted to make sure all the invited press and guest felt like they were in the movie and pulled out all the stops. They turned the historic NYC structure Moynihan Station into a replica set of the maximum security prison where the members of the Suicide Squad were held.

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Harley Quinn’s Cell From The Movie

Around the faux prison set each of the characters amazing costumes were placed around strategically in front of each station where each cast member conducted their interviews. Allowing the press to get an up close look at the details that went into each one.

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The real reason most folks were there to meet and talk with the cast of the highly anticipated DC film. The press conference took place in front of Harley Quinn’s cell from the film.
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The participants of the press conference included the films main cast: Will Smith, Viola Davis, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Cara Delevingne, Joel Kinnaman, Karen Fukuhara and Adam Beach. The film’s Director David Ayer and producers Richard Suckle and Charles Roven also sat in on the press conference as well.

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Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis and WIll Smtih share a laugh.

Will Smith lead the cheers as the press was introduced to films very diverse cast of stars and he also supplied the humor as well. The cast spoke on living up to the hype of the movie, writing the characters onto the big screen and bringing them to life.

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Joel Kinnaman explaining Adam Beach’s warm up routine.

The cast shared funny set stories like Jai Courtney always being naked, Adam Beach’s unusual stretching routine and Joel Kinnaman knowing all of their secrets. Margot even discussed the time David Ayer punched right in the nose while going over fight routines. The cast also touched on how the intense roles had taken some major tolls on their bodies. Both Will and Joel revealed they both suffered torn calf muscles while filming and Margot revealed her role was very rigorous being she had to do all of her work in heels.

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Margot Robbie

The leading ladies of the film also spoke on what how they”tapped” into playing their characters. Margot revealed for research purposes of course that she looked at Ted Talks on Schizophrenia since her character Harley is basically psychotic. Viola Davis revealed that in order to get into her character Amanda Waller who is known bad ass she had to go back to her past.

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Viola Davis talking about becoming Amanda Waller

Viola tells the story of her 8-year-old self and how tough she was and how she “could beat someone’s ass” then and tapping into that version of herself to help her get into character. Viola also credited a book “Confessions of Sociopath” given to her by Joel that helped her become Amanda Waller. Joel also shared a super hilarious story how Viola would yell mean things at him while she was behind camera calling him a “little bitch”.

David Ayer then followed that up that by saying he wanted women that had voices and that had power and were powerful as women. He felt as being a father of two daughters that was extremely important they see that translated on movie screens.

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Another thing that was touched upon was the fact this film boasts such a super diverse cast. David Ayer touches on growing up in a diverse neighborhood in South L.A. and being the only white kid in the neighborhood. He points out he is married to a Latina woman and that he feels kids like his own have to see people the look like them in films. He also feels there is “strength in diversity” and that Hollywood should definitely be more inclusive.

To sum it all the experience was very amazing indeed, our very own FLY guy Beanz did it for the gram with Jaden Smith who was decked out in full costume.

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Suicide Squad hit’s theaters August 5th! Stay tuned for our review of the film dropping tomorrow!

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FLY-LIGHTs: The Stars of Suicide Squad Host Block Party In Miami To Celebrate The Films Upcoming Release.

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uicide Squad is just days away from hitting theaters! To celebrate it’s highly anticipated release stars of the upcoming DC film Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jay Hernandez, Karen Fukuhara and Director David Ayer hosted a block party in Miami’s Wynward Art District on Monday, July, 25th.

Fans filled to streets to celebrate the film and were completely surprised to find out the event will hosted by Will Smith himself.

MIAMI, FL - JULY 25:  Actor Will Smith high fives fans at the 'Suicide Squad' Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)
MIAMI, FL – JULY 25: Actor Will Smith high fives fans at the ‘Suicide Squad’ Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)

Fans were even treated to a performance of Will’s hit record “Summertime” he was even joined by Miami rapper Ace Hood was in attendance.

MIAMI, FL - JULY 25:  Actor Will Smith speaks on stage at the 'Suicide Squad' Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)
MIAMI, FL – JULY 25: Actor Will Smith speaks on stage at the ‘Suicide Squad’ Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)

Smith wasn’t the only star from the film to show love at the event, as his cast mates and director also joined in on the celebration.

MIAMI, FL - JULY 25:  Actor Will Smith, director David Ayer, actress Margot Robbie, artist Amanda Valdes, artist Didirok, actress Karen Fukuhara, Mayor of Miami, Tomas Regalado, commissioner Frank Corollo, and actor Jay Hernandez on stage at the 'Suicide Squad' Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)
MIAMI, FL – JULY 25: Actor Will Smith, director David Ayer, actress Margot Robbie, artist Amanda Valdes, artist Didirok, actress Karen Fukuhara, Mayor of Miami, Tomas Regalado, commissioner Frank Corollo, and actor Jay Hernandez on stage at the ‘Suicide Squad’ Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)

Attendees of the block party were treated to food trucks, games and murals dedicated to film painted by Amanda Valdes and Didirok.

MIAMI, FL - JULY 25:  Actor Will Smith attends the 'Suicide Squad' Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)
MIAMI, FL – JULY 25: Actor Will Smith attends the ‘Suicide Squad’ Wynwood Block Party and Mural Reveal on July 25, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Warner Bros. Pictures)

Other notable guests in attendance were Superbowl champion Bryant McKinnie, hip-hop star Ace Hood, founder of The Urban Miami; Richard Way, founder of the Social Xchange; Alexis Brown, The Shelah Marie and Watch Jazzy.

It definitely looked like nothing but good times indeed! Suicide Squad is in theaters August 5th, to see more photos from the event hit the gallery below:

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Watch: Worst Heroes Ever In New ‘Suicide Squad’ Trailer [Video]

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We’ve finally been given another glimpse into the highly anticipated Suicide Squad movie. The film stars Jared Leto as The Joker, Will Smith as Deadshot, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Cara Delevingne as Enchantress, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Killer Croc, Jay Hernandez as El Diablo, Common as Tattooed Man, Adam Beach as Slipknot, Karen Fukuhara as Katana, and Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang. 

These unlikely heroes, described as “the worst of the worst” have been handpicked by Amanda Waller, played by Viola Davis, to go after evil characters as part of a black ops team known as Task Force X. Rick Flag, portrayed by Joel Kinnaman, is tasked with keeping this group of criminals in line as they set out to save the world. What exactly does that entail? All we know is, “[They] are going somewhere really bad to do something that will get [them] killed.”

You can watch the newest trailer for the latest film installment in the DC Universe below. If you missed the first trailer and the recently released posters for the film you can catch them below as well. Suicide Squad hits theaters August 5th.