The DC Extended Universe will apparently make its TV debut January 2022, when Peacemaker hits HBO Max, HBO content boss Casey Bloys told The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday. The show is a spinoff of the upcoming James Gunn movie and stars John Cena.
“The guy who believes in peace at any cost,” Gunn explained as his character was revealed during last summer’s . “No matter how many people he needs to kill along the way.
The series will consist of eight episodes, all written by Gunn. He’ll also direct the first chapter.
The Suicide Squad comes out this August, and producer Peter Safran said isn’t a direct sequel to 2016’sdespite having a similar title and featuring several returning characters.
HBO didn’t immediately respond to a request for further comment.