Earlier today, The Wrap reported that unknown actress Karen Fukuhara has been cast in an undisclosed role for David Ayer's Suicide Squad. El Mayimbe is hearing that Fukuhara could be playing Plastique.
Sgt. Bette Sans Souci, also known as Plastique, appeared this season on CW's The Flash. She was played by Kelly Frye. The meta-human has the ability to make anything she touches an explosive.
In the comic books, Plastique first appeared in Fury of Firestorm #7. She was created by Gerry Conway and Pat Broderick. While she was initially a Firestorm villain, and then later became a love interest of Captain Atom. She has also been a member of Amanda Waller's Suicide Squad.
Check out El Mayimbe's full-scoop below for a few more details.
RT! #suicidesquad #skwad #RUMOR There is a minor female role on the actual Squad - #PLASTIQUE There is a scene with her set in a nightclub & the rumor is Karen Fukuhara is playing that role. Unconfirmed till further notice but Plastique is in the movie. #DC #dccu #dcmovie #dccomics #KarenFukuhara #SCOOP
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Suicide Squad is due in theaters August 5, 2016.