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Batgirl Star Leslie Grace Reveals First Look At Her Costume

Despite being introduced into the "Batman" comic book series all the way back in 1967 (technically 1961, but I'm talking Barbara Gordon here), Batgirl is finally making her way into the live-action DC Extended Universe, with Leslie Grace set to play the iconic character in an exclusive film for HBO Max. Not to be confused with Batwoman, the Batgirl character has appeared in multiple animated series and "The Lego Batman Movie," but this is our first bonafide chance to see a live-action Batgirl si...
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Batgirl Movie Adds Rebecca Front, Corey Johnson, And Ethan Kai To The Cast

It's the Bat-Family's world, and we're just living in it. This year alone will see Robert Pattinson suit up for the first time as the Caped Crusader in Matt Reeves' Elseworlds-style DC film, "The Batman," before Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton reprise their respective versions of the Dark Knight in the fall's multiversal DCEU adventure, "The Flash." Keaton will also reportedly return as Bruce Wayne and his alter ego in Warner Bros. and DC Films' upcoming "Batgirl," with "In the Heights" breakout ...
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Batgirl Images Confirm The Return Of Michael Keaton's Batman And Another Key DC Character

Last month, we reported that Michael Keaton had joined the cast of "Batgirl," the upcoming HBO Max movie set in the DC Extended Universe. The news first leaked when a cast list made its way online; it has since been deleted, but The Wrap independently confirmed that Keaton is reprising his Batman role for "Batgirl." Production on the film is already underway in Glasgow, Scotland, and now some unofficial images from the set have popped up online. These images would appear to further confirm that ...
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Superhero Bits: Simu Liu And Jim Lee Head To Sesame Street, The Art Of WandaVision Book & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.)In this edition of Superhero Bits:Leslie Grace shows off her training for "Batgirl"A Marvel hero and a DC legend head to "Sesame Street""The Amazing Spider-Man 2" video game is bizarrely expensive"The Art of ...
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Over 25% Of Fans Are Most Excited For This Upcoming DC Movie

(Welcome to Survey Says, a feature where we conduct a movie-related survey for a random group of people and explain why they're completely right, completely wrong, or somewhere in-between.)It's been a rough couple of years at the movies, and though "The Suicide Squad" is the only new DC film releasing in 2021 (not including "Zack Snyder's Justice League"), fans still have a lot of reasons to be thrilled looking ahead. DC Films has quite a packed slate for the years to come, with release dates se...
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Everything We Know About Batgirl So Far

It's hard to believe in light of the character's immense popularity over the years, but Batgirl has yet to make the leap from her comic book origins, small screen iterations, and even video game appearances to DC Universe feature films just yet ... in terms of live action, that is. At the very least, "The Lego Batman Movie" managed to do the character some modicum of justice! But all that's finally set to change with the upcoming "Batgirl," which will put Barbara Gordon in the spotlight she dese...
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Batgirl HBO Max Movie Casts Brendan Fraser As The Villain

The Brendan Fraser renaissance continues.The actor, who is still most famous for starring in Stephen Sommers' "The Mummy" trilogy, has been on an excellent run for the past few years, and now he's added yet another high-profile role to his dance card. According to Deadline, Fraser been cast as the villain in DC's "Batgirl," joining actress Leslie Grace in a superhero movie that's intended to debut on the HBO Max streaming service.Fraser is having a hell of a year, having already appeared in Stev...
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Batgirl Fans Are Convinced This Warner Bros. Casting Call Points To Alysia Yeoh

Not every movie bursts out onto the scene, fully formed, with a slick trailer and a release date. Most movies get stuck in a languorous zone of money issues, script re-writes, and casting problems. "Batgirl" was one of those films that had been hanging around in a state of limbo since Joss Whedon stepped away from the film circa 2018. Fortunately for fans who have been pining for some news, 2021 has seen a flurry of "Batgirl" activity. The movie is back in action with two directors, a brand new ...
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HBO Max’s Live-Action Batgirl Movie Adds Bad Boys for Life’s Jacob Scipio

According to Deadline, Bad Boys for Life actor Jacob Scipio has officially been tapped to star opposite Leslie Grace in HBO Max’s forthcoming live-action DC film Batgirl. Further details about his character are still being kept under wraps, but the superhero film will reunite Scipio with directing duo Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah. The 28-year-old English actor will also next be seen in upcoming star-studded projects such as Netflix’s Toni Collette-led drama series Pieces of Her, and Lionsgate’...
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Bad Boys For Life Villain Jacob Scipio Joins The Cast Of Batgirl

According to Deadline, "Bad Boys For Life" baddie Jacob Scipio will star opposite Leslie Grace in Warner Bros. and DC Films "Batgirl." The role will see him re-teaming with "Bad Boys For Life" directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, who are helming the live-action "Batgirl" film for the HBO Max streaming service. The news comes on the heels of Saturday's jam-packed DC FanDome event, which revealed our first proper look at "Batgirl" via some some slick concept art for the upcoming movie.  An Un...
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Batman: Unburied Podcast Casts Gina Rodriguez As Barbara Gordon

There's a whole lotta Batgirl content coming our way, including a brand-new Spotify podcast from creator David S. Goyer called "Batman Unburied." While we've known that the audio drama was coming since 2020, an important casting announcement was made at DC FanDome: "Jane the Virgin" star Gina Rodriguez will be voicing Barbara Gordon, a.k.a. Batgirl.At the global fan event on Saturday, Warner Bros., DC, and Spotify announced the final casting for the upcoming podcast. Rodriguez herself gave the a...
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First Batgirl Concept Art Shows Leslie Grace's Barbara Gordon Watching Over Gotham

"Batgirl" has had a long and complicated journey to the big screen, but the latest addition to DC's live action slate is finally coming together. Amongst the many treats presented at the DC FanDome event was our first look at the concept art for the upcoming "Batgirl" film, along with some very interesting tidbits from the cast and crew behind the project."Batgirl" made headlines earlier this year for its eventful casting process, which floated the names of many exciting Hollywood up-and-comers....
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Batman Unburied Casts Sam Witwer, Gina Rodriguez & More

The upcoming scripted podcast Batman Unburied has rounded out its cast, as Gina Rodriguez, Sam Witwer, and a handful of other actors have officially joined the series. MORE: Black Adam Trailer Showcases Dwayne Johnson As Titular Anti-Hero Announced during a brief segment for the podcast at the annual DC FanDome event, Rodriguez and Witwer will also be joined by Emmy Raver-Lampman, Jim Pirri, and Jessica Marie Garcia, who have been confirmed for the cast. The newly announced cast will join the li...
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Batgirl Concept Art & Costume Details Revealed for HBO Max Film

Batgirl concept art was revealed during DC FanDome showing off how Barbara Gordon will look in the upcoming HBO Max film. It was confirmed that the film’s version of Batgirl will wear a cowl and will have the character’s signature red hair as well. Check out the Batgirl concept art below: RELATED: Leslie Grace to Star as Barbara Gordon in DC & Warner Bros.’ Batgirl Batgirl will center on Leslie Grace as Barbara Gordon, the daughter of Gotham City police commissioner James Gordon. The character ...
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Titans Season 4 Is Happening, Watch A Clip From The Season 3 Finale Now

The huge DC FanDome event comes bearing many gifts — trailers, sneak peeks, casting announcements and even TV series renewals. Among the many thrilled fanbases are die-hard "Titans" viewers, because a fourth season of the series is now confirmed. That's right, the DC drama has come a long way from cursing Batman's name and is now heading into a fourth season that sees heroes from across the DC Universe uniting to find their place in the world and face off against evil."Titans" returned earlier t...
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Bruce Wayne Got Batgirl Pregnant In Batman Beyond

Warning! Spoilers for Batman Beyond 2.0 #28 In a world inspired by the beloved DC Animated Universe, Batman once got Batgirl pregnant. Not only is their past relationship scandalous to fans— it’s also infuriating to Dick Grayson AKA Nightwing, who was Barbara Gordon’s boyfriend at the time. Although some fans might forget that both Bruce and Dick had romantic relationships with Barbara during Batman: The New Adventures, audiences were enraged when Batman and Batgirl got together in the a...
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Upcoming HBO Max Movies To Keep An Eye On

HBO Max launched relatively late into the streaming wars. Despite the fact that it's dealing with heavy competition and some major growing pains -- primarily in the shape of a clunky and difficult to manage interface -- the service has a robust list of films and series, made up of a healthy amount of, well, everything. HBO Max has anime, classic films, DC animation, HBO's impressive and historic line up, and new, original programming, which spans indie films to more commercial outings. HBO Max m...
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Batgirl Brings In Loki Composer, Can We Hope For Some Sweet Theremin Action?

Natalie Holt, the composer who gave such "glorious purpose" to "Loki" this summer on Disney+, has confirmed via her Twitter account that her next project is the upcoming "Batgirl" movie for HBO Max. After providing Marvel Studios with one of its best original scores, Holt will now be going to work for the Distinguished Competition, DC, on another superhero-related project.Holt started out as a classical violinist before transitioning into film and television work as a composer. She pulled out al...
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Leslie Grace Hopes Playing Batgirl ‘Validates the Dreams of Other People Who Look Like Me’

Leslie Grace is revealing how she found out that she’d been cast as Barbara Gordon in “Batgirl,” the upcoming HBO Max superhero film. The “In the Heights” star was asked by the filmmakers to jump on a last-minute Zoom for a final casting test before being directed to read the text of an email they […]
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Peacemaker Photo Reveals First Look at James Gunn’s HBO Max Series

The first official photo for HBO Max’s upcoming The Suicide Squad spinoff Peacemaker has been revealed (via EW), providing us our first look at the main cast led by John Cena. The Peacemaker photo, which you can check out below, was shared by creator-director James Gunn, who describes them as a “less-than-happy team.” First look at the less-than-happy Team #Peacemaker in the new issue of @EW. @DCpeacemaker @hbomax — James Gunn (@JamesGunn) Sept...
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The Best Batgirl Depictions In Batman Movies And TV Shows

Leslie Grace has some big shoes to fill when she debuts as Barbara Gordon in HBO Max's upcoming Batgirl movie.
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Updates From Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, Dune, and More

Leslie Grace talks about playing the new Batgirl. James Gunn shuts down rumors of a familiar villain appearing in Peacemaker. Evil’s Robert King discusses that wild twist from the latest episode. Plus, what’s next on Stargirl and What We Do In The Shadows. Spoilers now!Read more...
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The 15 Best Batman Comics You Need To Read

With a cowled and caped Robert Pattinson ready to slide down the bat-pole in March, 2022, and Michael Keaton set to reprise his role as the World's Greatest Detective just a few months later, there's never been a better time to remember that the ongoing Batman saga is just as convoluted in the comics as it is on screen.While you might think that the grim and gritty Dark Knight didn't exist until the '80s, Batman actually started as a brooding avenger, heavily influenced by "The Shadow" and other...
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The Script For The Batgirl Movie Has Been Completed

The "Batgirl" movie has gone through a lot of trials and tribulations. Joss Whedon used to be attached to a DC theatrical release about Barbara Gordon's superhero alias, but that fell to the wayside in 2018 when the writer-director stepped away from the project.WarnerMedia returned to "Batgirl" after Whedon's departure. This May, the company announced that it will be producing a straight-to-HBO Max feature directed by "Bad Boys For Life" directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah with a script pen...
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On Titans, Tim Drake Isn't the Only New Robin in Town

Titans’ third season brings its titular team to Gotham City at a time when vigilantes like them have been reminded just how dangerous the lives they lead are. In its build-up to a riff on DC’s “Batman: A Death in the Family” arc, Titans previously made it clear that Jason Todd was on a path toward self-destruction…Read more...
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Cobra Kai’s Xolo Maridueña in Talks to Lead DC Movie Blue Beetle

(Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic) According to TheWrap, Cobra Kai breakout star Xolo Maridueña is currently in negotiations for the titular leading role of Jaime Reyes in HBO Max’s forthcoming DC movie Blue Beetle. The project marks Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Films’ first stand-alone superhero movie that will be led by a Latino superhero. Should the deal pushes through, Blue Beetle would also mark Maridueña’s first major movie project and feature-length acting debut, after only starring TV s...
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Cobra Kai’s Xolo Maridueña in Talks to Star as HBO Max’s ‘Blue Beetle’

We’ve seen an animated, Afro-Puerto Rican version of Spider-Man in Into the Spider-Verse, and several other supporting Latino characters in DC and Marvel movies. However, DC’s first Mexican-American lead hero, Blue Beetle, has his own HBO Max film on the way, and now, Xolo Maridueña (Cobra Kai), an actor of Mexican, Cuban, and Ecuadorian heritage, is in negotiations to star. The Wrap reports that Maridueña is in talks to take on the lead as Jamie Reyes in Blue Beetle. If all goes well, the fi...
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J.K. Simmons in Talks to Return as Commissioner Gordon for Batgirl

Legendary actor and Oscar winner J.K. Simmons is reportedly ready to return to Gotham, as Deadline has reported that the actor is in negotiations to reprise his role as Commissioner Gordon in the upcoming HBO Max Batgirl film.   RELATED: Leslie Grace to Star as Barbara Gordon in DC & Warner Bros.’ Batgirl Simmons first appeared in the role for Zack Snyder’s 2017 movie Justice League, but with the DC Extended Universe taking a bit of a break from connected films after that, Simmons’ role was lef...
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Looks Like HBO Max's Batgirl Movie Is Bringing Back A Justice League Alum

A familiar DCEU face is being lined up for Barbara Gordon’s solo movie.
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The Suicide Squad Poster: They’re Dying to Save the World

Director James Gunn took to Twitter to share a new The Suicide Squad poster for Warner Bros. Pictures’ highly-anticipated DC film, which is slated to hit the theaters and on HBO Max on August 6. The poster, which you can check out below, features Amanda Waller’s new team of superpowered misfits riding a beaten down bus which was first seen in previous trailers. It’s interesting to see that there are only ten characters that can be seen inside the bus including King Shark, Harley Quinn, Peacemake...
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