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Why Margot Robbie accepted `Suicide Squad sans reading the script?

Updated: Jul 10, 2016 13:57 IST

Johannesburg, July 10 (ANI): Actress Margot Robbie recently revealed that she accepted the role of 'Harley Quinn' in the upcoming film ' Suicide Squad' without even reading the script because of acclaimed director David Ayer.

In a recent interview, Robbie, 26, said that it was the "lure of working" with director David Ayer that made her accept the role, reports Channel.24 reports.

The 'Wolf of Wall Street' star revealed that she never thought she wants to be in a comic-book movie, adding that the fact that movie is being helmed by acclaimed director Ayer convinced her to take up the role.

On being asked if she would consider playing Harley Quinn, Robbie said, "I was like, 'Okay, can I read the script?' And they were like, 'There's no script.' 'Okay, is there anyone attached?' 'No one attached.' '... Is there a director?' 'Yeah, David Ayer.' And I was like, 'Well, I'm in!' And that was kind of it!"

David Ayer's directorial, which is intended to be third installment in the DC Extended Universe, also stars Will Smith, Jared Leto and Joel Kinnaman in pivotal roles.

The movie is slated to hit theatres on August 5, 2016. (ANI)

Jennifer Lopez picks Harry Styles over Drake?

Updated: Feb 22, 2017 09:15 IST

Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 22 (ANI): Jennifer Lopez, can have any man that she puts her finger on, but it seems a young singer has caught her attention.

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Karachi (Pakistan), Feb. 22 (ANI): After making a name for himself in India, with his subtle acting skills and good looks, Pakistani actor Fawad Khan has reached back home and given us something to be excited for.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 22 (ANI): Looks like Varun Dhawan will be the first Bollywood celeb to buy ticket of the Justin Bieber 'Purpose Tour' in India, scheduled for May 10.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 22 (ANI): Looks like Lindsay Lohan's jittery before appearing on the talk show 'Good Morning Britain,' has grabbed host Piers Morgan's attention.

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Melbourne [Australia], Feb. 22 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan, who has always been vocal about her inclination towards Islam, recently claimed that she was 'racially profiled' for wearing a headscarf at London's Heathrow Airport.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 21(ANI): After sharing adorable pictures with her rumoured boyfriend, now, fashionista Sonam Kapoor is making headlines by posting a cute video with beau Anand Ahuja on her Instagram account.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): After winning hearts in actioner 'Commando', now actor Vidyut Jammwal is back with his new upcoming Bollywood flick 'Commando 2: The Black Money Trail', claiming that the audience must gear up for plenty of action-packed sequences as the kind of action in this movie has never been seen before in our country.

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New Delhi [India], Feb 21. (ANI): We bet none could have escaped making travel goals after watching Zoya Akhtar's 'Dil Dhadakne' and looks like Parineeti Chopra is no different!

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): With many Bollywood actors promoting the message to exercise their right to vote, superstar Shah Rukh Khan too cast his vote for the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls in the Mount Marry church and high school in Bandra, Mumbai.

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New Delhi [India], Feb 21. (ANI): With several folks from the Hollywood coming out in the open against Donald Trump, comedian Stephen Colbert took a nice jibe at the U.S. President.

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Akshay's 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' wraps up!

Updated: Feb 21, 2017 17:55 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): Bollywood's upcoming movie, 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha', based on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan' starring Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar has wrapped up its shooting.

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Mumbai [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): Veteran director Subhash Ghai was amongst many B-town celebs, who went out in full force to cast their votes in BMC elections.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan, who went to cast vote in the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls, was not allowed as his name was missing from the voter list.

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New Delhi (India), Feb. 21 (ANI): Bow Down! The King has arrived.

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#BMCelections: B-town celebs step out to vote

Updated: Feb 21, 2017 11:52 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): With polling commencing for the 227 municipal wards in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), B-town celebs also stepped out to cast their vote.

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London (UK), Feb. 21 (ANI): Emma Watson, even when busy in her hectic working schedule is not letting her campaign work effected, as she creates a new Instagram account to promote eco-friendly fashion.

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SRK wishes team 'Ittefaq' on Day 1 of shoot

Updated: Feb 21, 2017 10:09 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): The King of Bollywood, who is producing the official remake of 1969 Hindi murder mystery 'Ittefaq' starring Sidharth Malhotra and Sonakshi Sinha, recently dropped in on the sets as the team kickstarted the shoot.

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Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 21 (ANI): It has been almost 13 years since the moviegoers were introduced with Lindsay Lohan's Regina George in the cult-film 'Mean Girls' and the actress is leaving no stone unturned to make its sequel happen.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): In a career spanning for almost a decade, Deepika Padukone has time and again proved she is a priced possession of the Bollywood industry and has now made her presence felt in the Hollywood industry as well.

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Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 21 (ANI): Everybody knows about the terrifying ordeal Kim Kardashian had to face in Paris.

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