As soon as Warner Bros. created DC Films and finally appointed curators for the DC Cinematic Universe, the superhero franchise took off. Last month, WB quite quickly found a very worthy replacement for Ben Affleck as director of the new Batman, and today another achievement of the studio bosses has become known.|
According to Variety , the leadership of the major managed to lure the famous director and screenwriter Joss Whedon into the DC universe. Previously, the creator of the cult series "Firefly" successfully collaborated with the studio Marvel : he shot the blockbusters "The Avengers" and "Avengers: Age of Ultron" for the main competitors of WB , and also helped the ABC to air the "SHIELD Agents" telecomic.
Whedon is reportedly currently discussing the details of a contract that will allow him to write, direct and produce the solo album Batgirl . It is worth noting that this film has not yet been officially announced by WB . In this regard, the details of the project are still kept in the strictest confidence.
On the pages of graphic novels DC , the nickname Batgirl was worn by several heroines at once. The first of these in 1961 was Betty Kane . This version of the superheroine did not arouse much enthusiasm among the readers, because after her appearance, the stories about the The Dark Knight began to turn from a detective to a comedy. A couple of years later, DC Comics decided to return to the original tone of the comics about the protector of Gotham. In 1967, a new Batgirl was introduced to the public, which turned out to be the adopted daughter of police officer James Gordon - Barbara .
In the years that followed, Batgirl also hid Helena Bertinelli , Cassandra Kane , Stephanie Brown and Charlotte Gage. -Radcliffe .
Earlier it became known that the role of James Gordon in the MCU DC was received by J.K. Simmons. The debut of the Oscar-winning actor as a brave servant of the law will take place this year in the film "Justice League". It is possible that of all the many versions of Batgirl , WB will choose Barbara Gordon .
The date of the premiere of the superhero blockbuster has not yet been announced.
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