DC’s Batgirl movie finds its heroine in In the Heights’s Leslie Grace


At one point Joss Whedon, who finished 2017’s DC team-up Justice League, was attached to direct. It is not known yet whether Batman or any other DC superheroes will make an appearance. The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards. Also Read |Bad Boys for Life directors to helm Batgirl movie for Warner Bros
Grace expressed happiness for clinching the role. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. I’m ready to give her all I’ve got! (Photo: Warner Bros and NetherRealm Studios)
Warner Bros and DC Films have found their Batgirl in singer-actor Leslie Grace, reported Deadline. 🦇💜✨ https://t.co/muq9GuVVk6
— Leslie Grace (@lesliegrace) July 21, 2021
Batgirl, which is being directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, known for 2020’s Bad Boys for Life, has had a difficult road to production. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |

July 22, 2021 9:21:55 am

It is not known yet whether Batman or any other DC superheroes will make an appearance in the Batgirl movie. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Isabella Merced, Zoey Deutch and Haley Lu Richardson were also in the race for the role. On Twitter, she wrote, “I am BEYOND EXCITED to embody Barbara Gordon, your #Batgirl! I cannot believeeee what I’m writing rn… THANK YOU DC for welcoming to the family! Leslie recently found fame and acclaim thanks to her performance in her debut film In the Heights, Jon M. But he stepped down due to reasons not made public.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
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Batgirl was also supposed to appear in the Birds of Prey movie, as she is an important part of the team, but was later given her own movie. I cannot believeeee what I’m writing rn… THANK YOU DC for welcoming to the family! Deadline reports that the film will be based on this version. There have been many Batgirls in DC Comics’ history, but the most famous is Barbara Gordon, daughter of Gotham City police commissioner James Gordon. I’m ready to give her all I’ve got!”

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Christina Hodson, known for writing 2016 psychological thriller Shut In and Transformer spinoff Bumblebee, has penned the script. Chu-directed adaptation of eponymous stage musical. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
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