Watch: The Worst Heroes Ever Come Together in First Official ‘Suicide Squad’ Trailer

DC Comics’ band of dysfunctional supervillians-turned-heroes all get their chance to shine in the official first trailer for Suicide Squad (2016), starring Will Smith , Jared Leto , Margot Robbie , Joel Kinnaman , Viola Davis , and Cara Delevingne — to name more than a few.

Set to hit theaters worldwide in August 2016 via Warner Bros., the David Ayer -scripted and directed feature follows a group imprisoned anti-heroes who perform high-risk missions for the U.S. Government, under the directorship of Dr. Waller, in exchange for commuted sentences.

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Will Smith ( Concussion ) stars as Deadshot with Margot Robbie ( Z for Zachariah ) as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto ( Dallas Buyers Club ) as the Joker, Joel Kinnaman ( Run All Night ) as Rick Flagg, Viola Davis ( How to Get Away with Murder ) as Dr. Amanda Waller, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Cara Delevingne ( Paper Towns ) as Enchantress, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje ( Thor: The Dark World ) as Killer Croc, Adam Beach as Slipknot, Karen Fukuhara as Katana, Jay Hernandez as El Diablo, Scott Eastwood ( The Longest Ride ) as Steve Trevor, and Common ( Run All Night ) as Tattooed Man.

Suicide Squad is being produced by Richard Suckle, Charles Roven , and Colin Wilson for DC Entertainment and Atlas Entertainment.

The film will arrive in North American theaters on August 5, 2016 ( full list of release dates ). Check out a few film posters below.

'Suicide Squad' (2016) Poster

‘Suicide Squad’ (2016) Poster

Jared Leto as Joker in 'Suicide Squad' (2016) Poster

Jared Leto as Joker in ‘Suicide Squad’ (2016) Poster

'Suicide Squad' (2016) Graphic Poster

‘Suicide Squad’ (2016) Graphic Poster

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