First ‘The Peacemaker’ teaser (HBO Max): Everything fans of ‘The Suicide Squad’ needed to see

Alicia P. Ferreiros

Alicia P. Ferreiros

TV Series Managing Editor / Periodista

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The new DC action comedy stars John Cena again as his character and has been developed by James Gunn, who has written it in its entirety and is directing some episodes.

One of the big announcements in the presentation of HBO Max, which will be available in Spain as well as the other territories from next October 26, has had as its protagonist one of the series most eagerly awaited by lovers of the DC universe Comics: The peacemaker, whose first ‘teaser’, a clip with a funny scene from the series, you can already see on these lines.

With just a minute long and with the charismatic John Cena getting back into the skin of his character in Suicide squad, the trailer is everything fans of the superhero film directed by James Gunn and released last August could wish for. Are details about the plot in advance? Not too many, but the reality is that It is the perfect combination of the humorous tone of Gunn’s film with the characteristic seriousness of the DC character that also promises great doses of action.

In addition, HBO Max has accompanied the launch of this first ‘teaser’ with a release date: January 2021, a great way to start the year.

Developed by James Gunn, who has written the 8 episodes that make up the season 1 of The peacemaker, directs some chapters and shares his executive producer duties with Peter Safran, the ‘spin-off’ series from Suicide squad it is still surrounded by mystery around its plots. Of course, at the moment it is known that the series will explore the origins of the character played by Cena, a man who believes in peace at any cost, no matter how many people he has to kill to get it.

The Peacemaker is an opportunity to delve into current world problems through the gaze of this superhero / supervillain / and the world’s biggest idiot. [James Gunn]

“I am excited to expand Suicide squad and bring this character from the DC film universe into a series, “adds Gunn in an official statement to the media.” And of course, being able to work with John, Peter and my friends at Warner Bros. is the icing on the cake. “For his part, John Cena is also delighted to be able to star in a series again as a character he adores:” It has been a great honor and an incredible opportunity to be part of Suicide squad and working with James on a fantastic movie. I am incredibly excited to have the opportunity to join him again. We can’t wait for fans to see this. “