In a metropolis as huge and as bustling as Gotham, it’s fairly laborious to face out. To cease folks of their tracks and command their consideration. To supply one thing memorable that may get folks buzzing as quickly as they set eyes on it. It’s not straightforward to do, even for essentially the most noteworthy of us.
However Leslie Grace simply made it look easy.
The Batgirl actress shared our first image of her in the batsuit this night and it appears prefer it stepped proper off the comedian web page. Barbara Gordon followers will immediately acknowledge the blue-and-yellow swimsuit with the total cowl as impressed by Babs’ beloved “Batgirl of Burnside” look, which nonetheless stands as certainly one of her most memorable fits of all time. Additionally be aware that Grace’s Batgirl, identical to Barbara within the comics, has pink hair.
Grace shared the picture with a quote that encapsulates who Barbara Gordon is from Batgirl’s defining 2003 storyline Batgirl: Yr One: “I exploit their expectations in opposition to them. That can be their weak point. Not mine. Let all of them underestimate me… And when their guard is down, and their pleasure is rising, let me kick their butts.”
Batgirl stars Within the Heights’ Grace within the title position, together with J.Ok. Simmons reprising his Justice League position as her father, Commissioner Gordon. Brendan Fraser is on faucet to play the film’s villain, Firefly, whereas Michael Keaton will seem as an older Batman, a task he’ll additionally play within the upcoming The Flash. Earlier this week, Rebecca Entrance, Corey Johnson and Ethan Kai had been additionally confirmed for the movie, however their roles are presently being stored beneath wraps. Batgirl was scripted by Birds of Prey’s Christina Hodson and is directed by the Dangerous Boys for Life directing duo of Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah (who final 12 months appeared throughout DC FanDome to debate it). Search for Batgirl to make its debut on HBO Max, although the precise launch date continues to be to be introduced.
So, what do you consider the costume, Bat-fans? Tell us your ideas on social media, and even higher, head on over to the DC Neighborhood to debate the swimsuit along with your fellow DC followers. And as at all times, hold your eyes on DCComics.com for extra DC film information because it breaks!