HBO Max reported on Wednesday that it has requested a side project of the forthcoming James Gunn film which highlights Cena, 43, as the “Peacemaker” from the pages of DC Comics supervillain group up. The eight-scene arrangement will skip shooting a pilot and continue right to arrangement creation.
Gunn will compose the entirety of the scenes and is supposed to rudder a large portion of them, as indicated by Deadline.
The previous WWE star will likewise fill in as a co-leader maker.
The arrangement is relied upon to investigate the sources of Cena’s “Self destruction Squad” character, whose name is Christopher Smith, a conservative negotiator and child of a Nazi concentration camp commandant who battles despots and warlords as the originator of the Pax Institute.
“James Gunn has the unique ability to create an expansive universe while also bringing to life the soul and wit of each character. We look forward to a deep dive into the world of ‘Peacemaker,” said Casey Bloys, Chief Content Officer for HBO and HBO Max.
Gunn included, “‘Peacemaker’ is an opportunity to delve into current world issues through the lens of this superhero/supervillain/and world’s biggest douchebag. I’m excited to expand ‘The Suicide Squad’ and bring this character from the DC film universe to the full breadth of a series.”
Then, Cena spouted about his energy for fans to watch the show. “I have said before that it has been a tremendous honor and an incredible opportunity to be part of ‘The Suicide Squad’ and to work with James on what is going to be a fantastic movie. I am unbelievably excited to have the chance to team up with him again for ‘Peacemaker.’ We can’t wait for fans to see this,” he said.
Cena is now set to star in the “F9,” the ninth portion of the famous “Fast and Furious” establishment, and is likewise tapped to play co-host to the restoration of “Crash” on TBS.
Other DC Universe firsts that have since moved to HBO Max incorporate “Doom Patrol,” “Harley Quinn,” “Titans,” “Swamp Thing,” and “Young Justice.”
Moreover, DC Comics and HBO Max as of late uncovered it was delivering a side project of Matt Reeves’ up and coming “Batman” film. “Gotham PD” won’t highlight the Caped Crusader yet will zero in on degenerate police in Batman’s old neighborhood.
“Peacemaker” is at present scheduled to start creation in mid 2021.