“Peacemaker”: who’s who in the spin-off of ‘the Suicide Squad’

Peacemaker“Is an HBO Max series set after the events of” The Suicide Squad “(2021) that explores the origins and subsequent missions of Christopher Smith / Peacemaker, a character played by John Cena who believes in peace at any cost, no matter how many people you have 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.“, he pointed James Gunn in an official statement to the media.

John Cena, Steve Agee, Danielle Brooks, Robert Patrick, Jennifer Holland, Freddie Stroma and Chukwudi Iwuji are the protagonists of “Peacemaker“, But who’s who in the series of HBO Max.

WHO IS WHO IN “PEACEMAKER”?

1. John Cena es Christopher Smith / Peacemaker

Christopher Smith is a hypocritical, selfish, moralistic and jealous vigilante who believes in achieving peace at any cost. In “The Suicide Squad”, He betrayed his team to protect the United States government on Waller’s orders. James Gunn described the character as a “superhero / supervillain / [el] biggest idiot in the world ”.

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John Cena como Christopher Smith en "Peacemaker" (Foto: HBO Max)
John Cena como Christopher Smith en “Peacemaker” (Foto: HBO Max)

2. Steve Agee es John Economos

John Economos is the director of Belle Reve Penitentiary and an assistant to Amanda Waller. The technology specialist was a member of Task Force X mission control and has no problem with the death of its members, but he does not agree with Waller’s threat to Bloodsport’s daughter, so he betrayed her. As punishment you must work with Peacemaker.

Steve Agee as John Economos in "Peacemaker" (Photo: HBO Max)
Steve Agee as John Economos in “Peacemaker” (Photo: HBO Max)

3. Danielle Brooks as Leota Adebayo

Gunn described Leota Adebayo as a co-star of the series with a different political outlook than Peacemaker. Like Economos and Harcourt, he will work for the Peacemaker and will be in charge of humanizing him by identifying his defense mechanisms and behaviors.

Danielle Brooks as Leota Adebayo in "Peacemaker" (Photo: HBO Max)
Danielle Brooks as Leota Adebayo in “Peacemaker” (Photo: HBO Max)

4. Robert Patrick es Auggie Smith/ White Dragon

Auggie Smith is the father of Peacemaker, that is, the ex-soldier who trained Christopher to kill. They have a strained relationship that will surely be addressed in the new series of HBO Max.

Robert Patrick como Auggie Smith and "Peacemaker" (Picture: HBO Max)
Robert Patrick como Auggie Smith and “Peacemaker” (Picture: HBO Max)

5. Jennifer Holland es Emilia Harcourt

Emilia Harcourt is an NSA agent who assists Amanda Waller and ARGUS in monitoring the Suicide Squad. Like John Economos, he turns up against Amanda. In the comics, Harcourt is actually a spy for the terrorist organization The People and briefly takes command of Task Force X before she is assassinated by Amanda Waller.

Jennifer Holland como Emilia Harcourt and "Peacemaker" (Picture: HBO Max)
Jennifer Holland como Emilia Harcourt and “Peacemaker” (Picture: HBO Max)

6. Freddie Stroma as Adrian Chase / Vigilante

Adrian Chase is a district attorney and crime fighter who can be cured quickly. No one knows that he is the Watcher, not even Peacemaker.

Freddie Stroma as Adrian Chase / Vigilante in "Peacemaker" (Photo: HBO Max)
Freddie Stroma as Adrian Chase / Vigilante in “Peacemaker” (Photo: HBO Max)

7. Chukwudi Iwuji es Clemson Murn

Clemson Murn is part of Amanda Waller’s team and is in charge of overseeing the iteration of Task Force X and to Peacemaker, Economos, Harcourt and Adebayo.

Chukwudi Iwuji as Clemson Murn en "Peacemaker" (Photo: HBO Max)
Chukwudi Iwuji as Clemson Murn en “Peacemaker” (Photo: HBO Max)

Also, Stephen Blackhart, Nhut Le, Annie Chang, Elizabeth Ludlow and other actors complete the cast of “Peacemaker”.

  • Stephen Blackhart como Briscoe
  • Nhut Le como Judomaster
  • Christopher Heyerdahl as Captain Locke
  • Annie Chang como detective Sophie Song
  • Lochlyn Munroe como Larry Fitzgibbon
  • Alison Araya as Amber
  • Lenny Jacobson as Evan
  • Elizabeth Ludlow as Keeya