After years of being caught in growth, Warner Bros. is lastly urgent forward with a Batgirl film. In The Heights breakout star Leslie Grace has landed the lead function as Barbara Gordon, with Dangerous Boys For Life administrators Adil & Bilall (Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah) behind the digital camera. Birds of Prey and Bumblebee screenwriter Christina Hodson is offering the script.
The one different particular person connected to the film to this point got here as a little bit of a shock to followers. Earlier this month, we discovered that J.Ok. Simmons was in negotiations to return as Commissioner Jim Gordon, Barbara’s father. Simmons beforehand performed the long-lasting Gotham cop in Justice League. Given how WB is shifting ahead with a rebooted Bat-mythos in The Batman, it was initially assumed that Jeffrey Wright was extra more likely to reprise the character in Batgirl as an alternative.
However with Simmons being the best choice for the movie’s Gordon—it’s but to be confirmed whether or not he’s really finalized these discussions with the studio—this closely suggests Batgirl might be set within the unique DCEU continuity. Geekosity reached out to their sources to substantiate this and the outlet acquired phrase that, sure, the movie will certainly happen within the Snyderverse.
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Ever since Zack Snyder’s Justice League landed earlier this 12 months, DC diehards have been campaigning for WB to #RestoreTheSnyderVerse. It’s potential that the studio have listened and, whereas it’s not going to change its cinematic plans, WB may return to the Snyderserse on HBO Max. We all know that there are Nightwing and Red Hood motion pictures additionally within the works, as an example. Each upcoming flicks may simply happen within the universe of Ben Affleck’s Batman as an alternative of Pattinson’s, particularly as his Darkish Knight is simply beginning out and is but to construct out his Bat-family.
Whereas a Justice League 2 nonetheless looks like a longshot, Batgirl may show to be the shock key to retaining the Snyderverse alive.
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