5 Times Margot Robbie Stole the Show in the ‘Suicide Squad’ Trailer

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25-year-old Australian actress Margot Robbie plays super-villain Harley Quinn in David Ayer’s upcoming Suicide Squad film, and, based on the trailer, she is the center of attention. Harley Quinn, the Joker’s on-again-off-again comical sweetheart, has been a fan favorite since her inception in 1992, and Suicide Squad marks the live-action cinematic debut of the character. The preview premiered at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend before being leaked online. Warner Bros. officially released the clip on Monday, and it definitely does not disappoint. The characters, the spectacle, the action, and the costumes are all top-notch, but one super-villain stood out above the rest. Below are five times we couldn’t take our eyes off of Margot Robbie in the Suicide Squad trailer.


5. When she did gymnastics in her jail cell.

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The first time we see Harley she is dangling upside down from a bed sheet performing gymnastics. Everyone else was right-side up. (Boring.)


4. When she asked Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) if she was the Devil.

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“Are you the Devil?” *shivers*


3. When she pretended a baseball bat was a gun.

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The team is walking through a rundown city carrying various high power weapons, and Harley is armed with just a baseball bat. Bad. Ass.


2. When she licked her jail cell.

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Gross, but captivating.


1. When she inquired about insurance.

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The smile on her face when she says “Hope you got insurance” is so sinister. I think I’m in love.


Check out the trailer below, and be sure to go see Margot Robbie and the rest of the Suicide Squad when the film hits theaters on August 5, 2016.


Dillon is a 22 year old 90’s aficionado and pop culture enthusiast. He is a recent Mass Communications graduate from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Dillon is an avid social media user who loves humor and entertainment gossip. He’s addicted to Netflix and IMDb, and if you ever have a question about who starred in what movie, Dillon probably knows the answer. He’s been a Buffy the Vampire Slayer super fan since he was 10 years old, and he’s seen every “teen slasher” film ever made. Dillon is infatuated with Stevie Nicks and has been in love with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen his whole life. He knows every word to TLC’s “No Scrubs” and he’s seen The Breakfast Club about a zillion times. Dillon is a merman with a man-bun. Follow him on Twitter if you feel so inclined: @diljpaul