The 44-year-outdated-fashioned actor is decided to appear within the position as the DC Prolonged Universe villain in ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ but revealed his exasperation that old attempts to suit the character within the universe – such as within the ‘Suicide Squad’ sequel – never materialised.
Joe explained: “There have been savor four or five diversified versions of ‘Suicide Squad 2’ that I was placed on maintain for.
“(We have been) waiting for one actor to free up and we have been gonna travel. That happened existence four or five instances and never came to fruition… There was a Zak Penn script; then there was the Gavin (O’Connor) version; there was a version with Will Smith, without Will Smith; there was legal me and Will Smith. It legal went on and on.”
The ‘Magic Mike’ actor also revealed that a planned starting place mission that he had written for Deathstroke was cancelled by Warner Bros. – as he made a reference to the acclaimed Todd Phillips flick ‘Joker’.
Joe advised the Happy Sad Puzzled podcast: “It was no longer seen as a priority to make a $40 million movie about a villain starting place sage in which you imprint the backstory.
“That would never work! That would never make a billion dollars and compile any person and Oscar. By no means!”
Deathstroke will appear with a diversified haircut in ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ and Joe revealed that he came up with the idea to shave the supervillain’s head and leave him with a white mohawk.
Joe said: “Part of residing with the character for four years, thinking maybe around the next bend you are gonna compile to play him, you can’t encourage but percolate.
“Within the treatment I wrote, the standalone, at the terminate of the film, I always envisioned him shaving his head into some kind of war-savor, almost borderline suicide mission (fashion).
“I explained that to Zack and he said, ‘Great, let’s carry out it.'”