Suicide Squad to crossover with Scooby Doo?

by Charlene Badasi | published

Crossovers are not uncommon in the world of pop culture. Comic books, television shows, and movies have seen many characters appear in unexpected places. Now, one of the most likely pairings could become a reality. When asked whether suicide squad can cooperate with anytime Scooby Doo The gang, James Gunn, said, although it might not be at the top of his priority list, he wouldn’t rule out the possibility.

The exciting, albeit unique revelation, was made during a Twitter exchange with a fan. When social media user, @Mark38DA referred Scooby Doo Epic list of crossovers and suggested a crossover with suicide squad, James Gunn replied. “I don’t see it at the top of my queue,” he wrote. “But never say never.”

Scooby Doo

Although this idea may seem a bit far-fetched, because suicide squad While Scooby-Doo is strictly for adults and family-friendly, James Gunn has experience with both franchises. Long before bringing some of Marvel and DC’s most popular characters to the big screen, the director was best known for his work on live-action. Scooby Doo Movies of the early 2000s.

suicide squad alum wrote in the first installment Scooby Doo Live-action film series directed by Raja Gosnell. The story followed Mystery Incorporated, a group of four young adults and a talking dog who solve mysteries. After a two-year break, the team reunites to investigate a mystery at a popular horror-themed tropical island resort. The film starred Freddie Prinz Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini, Isla Fisher and Rowan Atkinson.

While the film performed well at the box office, it received negative reviews from critics, who tarnished its screenplay and humour. But due to positive fan response, a sequel, Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed was released two years later. Along with the cast, King Gosnell and James Gunn also returned to their respective creative roles for the project. Since then Gunn has worked on several projects in the superhero genre such as suicide squad,

Interestingly, this isn’t the first time James Gunn has hinted a scooby doo crossover with suicide squad, In 2020, the filmmaker shared the idea on Twitter while answering fan’s questions. When asked if Mystery Inc. will work together? Guardians of the Galaxy He said comic book“Scooby and the Guardians is unlikely to consider Warner/Disney. But, you know, an animated Mystery Inc./The Suicide Squad movie is always possible.”

Also, James Gunn recently confirmed that the PG-rated Scooby Doo Originally designed with a slightly different demographic in mind. Taking to Twitter, The Suicide Squad filmmaker said that he and director Raja Gosnell were initially aiming for a PG-13 rating, but the MPAA branded it with an R instead. That’s probably because the studio didn’t want to see mystery-solving heroes adopt a tough edge.

Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Fred, Velma and Daphne have suffered a crossover over the years with an overwhelming amount of unexpected faces. suicide squad Wouldn’t be completely out of place. The Mystery Inc. team has teamed up with notable stars such as rock icon Kiss, Johnny Bravo, Batman, basketball legend Harlem Globetrotters and many more.


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