A new clip from HBO Max’s Peacemaker gives more information about the “Project: Butterfly“. The new clip reveals Freddie Stroma’s Vigilante teaming up with Cena’s Peacemaker and both discuss filming “The Suicide Squad” spinoff series and the series dynamic between the two. Stroma’s Vigilante is an annoying friend and he doesn’t really fit in the group. he wants to make a friendship with Peacemaker and they start work together. Watch the clip below.
“Peacemaker” series will be revealing the origin story for Vigilante. He is an anti-hero who targets street-level criminals and mob bosses rather than superhuman villains. There have been no fewer than nine incarnations of Vigilante in DC’s comics. Vigilante’s powers are Brilliant marksman Superb hand-to-hand combatant (Greg Saunders) Brilliant marksman Master of the lariat Excellent horseman (Vincent Sobel) Healing factor.
Peacemaker will follow the origins of the titular hero, played by John Cena, a merciless killer who will try to achieve peace at any cost. The series will pick up after the events of The Suicide Squad and will likely cover Peacemaker’s backstory and how he got to be the hero/villain he is. Peacemaker will also introduce a new team of characters to back Cena’s lead performance, including Orange Is The New Black star, Danielle Brooks.
Peacemaker contains eight episodes, written by James Gunn. The titles of the episodes have not been revealed yet. Gunn also directed 1, 2, 3, 6, and 8 episodes. The series will premiere on January 13, 2022, exclusively on HBO Max.