Warner Bros. is in negotiations with Adam Cozad, the writer of The Legend of Tarzan to become the writer of Suicide Squad 2. Cozad also helped co-write Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit and the upcoming movie Underwater starring Kristen Stewart.
There's still a search for a new director with talks with several directors, one including Mel Gibson. Though Ayer will likely still be involved in the production of Suicide Squad as a producer and has already suggest it being a rated-R movie with the success of Deadpool and Logan.
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