"Suits" Cast, Patrick J. Adams Discuss Reunion Film Potential

"Suits" explores new horizons with spinoff and potential film.

by Nouman Rasool
"Suits" Cast, Patrick J. Adams Discuss Reunion Film Potential
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With the soaring popularity of "Suits" on Netflix, where the series dominated streaming charts last summer, the buzz has revived interest and sparked fresh conversations about expanding the franchise. The series, renowned for its sharp-witted dialogue and legal drama, might make a grand return, but this time, possibly as a feature film.

At the recent ATX Suits retrospective, Patrick J. Adams, who starred as the ingenious Mike Ross, shared insights alongside fellow cast members Sarah Rafferty, Amanda Schull, Dulé Hill, and Abigail Spencer. The ensemble discussed the potential of reuniting for a movie, echoing a sentiment of hopeful enthusiasm.

"It's something [creator Aaron Korsh] is interested in doing, trying to get the band back together," Adams revealed. This statement came in response to a fan's inquiry about transitioning the beloved TV show into a movie, akin to other successful transitions from the USA Network.

Dulé Hill is no stranger to this format, having starred in a film adaptation of his other hit series, "Psych," in 2017. He expressed eagerness about the prospect. "As a fan of USA shows becoming films, I would like to be doing another one," Hill stated, affirming his interest.

"Suits" Expansion Possibilities

Whether a "Suits" movie can get off the ground will depend on many things, but one is clear: there is a willingness from the creatives and the cast. In other news, "Suits" expands its universe by announcing a new spinoff pilot, "Suits: LA." The new series will feature Stephen Amell as Ted Black, a formidable former federal prosecutor in New York, now pivoting to defend LA's elite.

Adding to the excitement, Netflix has also confirmed that the ninth and final season of "Suits" will be available for domestic streaming starting July 1. Thus far, This rollout is available only on Peacock, and fans are excited about the opportunity to binge the remaining chapters of this favorite legal drama.

As Suits continues to grip an audience, the possibility of a reunion movie remains tantalizing. It brings these many beloved characters into the light, probably more dramatic, these many beloved characters.