In a metropolis as large and as bustling as Gotham, it’s fairly exhausting to face out. To cease individuals of their tracks and command their consideration. To supply one thing memorable that may get individuals buzzing as quickly as they set eyes on it. It’s not simple 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 seems to be prefer it stepped proper off the comedian web page. Barbara Gordon followers will immediately acknowledge the blue-and-yellow swimsuit with the complete cowl as impressed by Babs’ beloved “Batgirl of Burnside” look, which nonetheless stands as one in all her most memorable fits of all time. Additionally observe that Grace’s Batgirl, similar 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: 12 months One: “I take advantage of their expectations towards them. That might be their weak point. Not mine. Let all of them underestimate me… And when their guard is down, and their satisfaction is rising, let me kick their butts.”
Batgirl stars Within the Heights’ Grace within the title function, together with J.Okay. Simmons reprising his Justice League function 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 at present being saved 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 yr 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 together with your fellow DC followers. And as all the time, hold your eyes on DCComics.com for extra DC film information because it breaks!