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22 Things You Need To Know About Margot Robbie Playing Harley Quinn In The Suicide Squad

The 24-year-old Australian beauty is said to have been cast as one of the most famous characters in the DC Comics universe: Harley Quinn. And here's why it's great...

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7. Robbie is said to star in The Suicide Squad movie alongside Jared Leto as the Joker

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Collider broke the news and said that Tom Hardy is also being courted to reprise his role as Bane, with Will Smith another A-List name in the mix.

8. The 2016 multi-million dollar blockbuster will be her biggest role yet / Via

The Suicide Squad is wedged between DC Comics' massive slate of films, including Batman Vs Superman: Dawn Of Justice and the Wonder Woman movie.

11. Robbie isn't the first blonde bombshell to chase the role, with Kristen Bell campaigning hard for the part for YEARS

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The character's creator Paul Dini even revealed on Kevin Smith's Fatman On Batman podcast that he had dinner with Bell and was shocked to learn of her love of Harley Quinn

14. She has big shoes to fill, with veteran actress Arleen Sorkin the first person to play Harley Quinn

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She voiced the character for over 18-years, from her 1992 introduction in the animated series right through to the popular Arkham video games.

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