Film fans excited about Suicide Squad's Harley Quinn


Suicide Squad has a new poster, and it has triggered another Margot Robbie frenzy online.

The actress will play Harley Quinn - an ally of the Joker and one of Batman's enemies - in the upcoming film about a group of super-villains who find themselves on an unlikely mission for a shot at redemption.

Images and video clips of the character have been lapped up by fans so far, and she takes centre stage in the latest art work, which was tweeted by director David Ayer.

Film fans on Twitter are getting even more excited about the movie's release in August.

But it's definitely Harley they can't wait to see.

The movie will also star Will Smith as Deadshot, Jared Leto as The Joker, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag, Cara Delevingne as Enchantress and Viola Davis as Amanda Waller.

Suicide Squad is released in UK cinemas on August 5.