HBO Max’s Batgirl Film Adds Ethan Kai, Rebecca Front & Corey Johnson


As manufacturing continues on Batgirl in Scotland, The Hollywood Reporter brings phrase that Ethan Kai (London Kills), Corey Johnson (Hellboy), and BAFTA winner Rebecca Front (The Thick of It) have been forged to hitch Leslie Grace in HBO Max’s upcoming DC movie. Further particulars about their characters are nonetheless being saved below wraps, however some followers are speculating that Kai could be taking part in Dick Grayson, on condition that current set images trace on the Boy Wonder’s existence inside the movie’s DC universe.

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The Batgirl movie shall be led by In the Heights star Leslie Grace as she portrays the position of Barbara Gordon, the daughter of Gotham City police commissioner James Gordon. The hero was first seen within the 1967 Batman collection with the late Yvonne Craig taking part in Barbara. Batgirl’s first comedian ebook look was in Detective Comics #357 by author Gardner Fox and artist Carmine Infantino.

The live-action movie will even function the return of Oscar winner J.Okay. Simmons (Zack Snyder’s Justice League) and Michael Keaton (The Flash), who’re set to reprise their respective roles of Commissioner Gordon, and Bruce Wayne/ Batman. Joining them are Jacob Scipio (Bad Boys for Life), and Brendan Fraser (The Mummy trilogy) in his second position with the DC Universe because the villain Firefly.

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Batgirl is being directed by Bad Boys for Life filmmakers Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah from a screenplay written by Christina Hodson (Birds of PreyThe Flash). The movie is a manufacturing by Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Films, with Kristin Burr (Cruella) producing.

Batgirl/Barbara Gordon’s final look in a live-action big-screen function was in Joel Schumacher’s Batman & Robin, launched in 1997 and starring Alicia Silverstone within the position alongside George Clooney’s Batman and Chris O’Donnell’s Robin.

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