Will Smith Suicide Squad Deadshot Cosplay: DIY Costume
Deadshot, the deadly accurate marksman and alter ego of Floyd Lawton, is a villain / anti-hero in the DC Comics universe. As a member of the Suicide Squad, Deadshot provides the firepower to tackle even the most dire situations and harrowing missions. Will Smith portrays Deadshot in the cinematic iteration of Suicide Squad.
In the film, Deadshot wears full tactical armor, including a mask with a built-in monocle for improved marksmanship. When he’s not decked out for battle, Floyd Lawton wears a swank getup consisting of a crimson leather trench coat, fedora and black leather pants.
Deadshot Costume Ideas
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How to Dress Like Deadshot in Suicide Squad
Deadshot wears a white leather mask that completely covers his entire head and face, including his mouth. A red monocle is embedded in one eye hole to enhance his sight. The portion of the mask over his mouth is perforated to allow him to breathe.
Deadshot is decked out in tactical gear to protect himself from gunfire and other weapons. He wears a base layer of a red mock turtleneck long sleeved compression shirt and black military cargo pants. On top of these items, Deadshot wears a black chest plate and other armor, including knee pads and red padded forearm armor.
He wears a pair of black tactical army boots to help him get around any type of environment, no matter how dangerous.
Deadshot uses a variety of accessories to help him carry the ample amount of ammo he needs to have at his disposal, including a tactical belt with several cases to hold ammo and other items, as well as holsters to hold pistols and additional weapons.
Deadshot is a walking arsenal. He has a variety of guns at his disposal, including a Glock 17 pistol with a compensator and a red-dot sight, a Smith & Wesson SW1911E-Series pistol, a pair of mounted wrist guns, and of course his trademark rifle. Deadshot’s signature weapon is a highly customized AR-15 with scarlet and gold accents and a custom frond with the following script inscribed: “I am the light – the way.”
How to Dress Like Floyd Lawton
When Deadshot is not in uniform, he is walking around town as Floyd Lawton. Floyd has an impeccable fashion sense, which is made clear by his choice of hat – a black fedora.
Floyd Lawton’s distinctive crimson red trench coat is made of leather which pairs well with the rest of his wardrobe.
Underneath the jacket, Floyd wears a black long-sleeved mock turtleneck shirt. His outfit also includes a pair of black leather pants.
Floyd, like his Deadshot alter ego, likes to wear sturdy, durable and reliable footwear. He wears a pair of black motorcycle boots which are more stylish than the tactical boots he wears with his Deadshot getup.
Floyd Lawton prominently displays a gold cross necklace which stands out amidst his black turtleneck. He also wears a pair of black leather fingerless gloves.
“So that’s it huh…we’re the patsies…we’re some kind of suicide squad.”