The batgirl movie is one of several DC original productions heading to HBO Max. Although details on this feature film are still scarce, today Deadline unveiled the actress who will play Barbara Gordon. Is about Leslie Grace, the American singer and songwriter born in New York.
According to the aforementioned medium, Warner Bros. and DC had already set their sights on Grace’s previous work as an actress. Although most of his artistic career is notable for his time in the world of music, debuted as an actress in the film In a New York neighborhood (In the neighborhood in Latin America) just this year. In fact, this production is also part of Warner’s catalog for HBO Max, so both parties will further strengthen their partnership in Batgirl.
Once Leslie Grace concluded her audition, there was no question for the producer that she must be Gotham City’s next heroine. For the moment, yes, Warner has not wanted to advance the release date of Batgirl. What we do know is that it will be exclusive to HBO Max, as it is not scheduled to land in theaters.
The address of Batgirl will be in charge of Adil El Arbi y Bilall Fallah, who have already worked together on films such as Black Y Bad Boys for Life. In what corresponds to his career in television, we find his participation in Bergica Y Snowfall. Be careful, they will also direct Ms. Marvel, one of multiple Marvel Studios original series for Disney Plus.
For its part, Christina Hodson will write the script for Batgirl. She has already worked on two DC feature films: Birds of Prey Y The Flash. The latter will be released on November 4, 2022. To finish with the record, Kristin Burr will be the producer.
Throughout the history of DC Comics, different characters have donned the Batgirl cape. However, the most popular of all has undoubtedly been Barbara Gordon, daughter of Commissioner James Gordon. First appeared in Detective Comics N.º 359, published in 1967. However, the original heroine was Betty Kane (Batman #139, 1971).