The DC movie, Birds of Prey has now found the actresses who will play the roles of Huntress and also Black Canary. The actress, Mary Elizabeth Winstead has now been cast for playing Huntress, and Jurnee Smollett-Bell has been tapped to play the role of Black Canary. Both these actresses had been rumored to be up for these roles. They will join Margot Robbie, who will reprise her role as the character, Harley Quinn. This will be a film about a trio of female DC characters saving Gotham City.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead has been on the rise over the past few years for her work in the movie, 10 Cloverfield Lane and also the Fargo series. As for the actress, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, this will represent a big break for her. She is well-known for her work on Friday Night Lights and also Underground. In the movie, Birds of Prey, the actress’ character Black Canary (Dinah Lance) is a street fighter who has a shrieking cry.
Huntress has taken various forms over the past few years, and in this film, Mary Elizabeth Winstead will play the character as a mafia princess who had seen her family being killed. The casting report also indicates that the movie, Birds of Prey will see this trio protect a version of Gotham City is which is not protected by Batman. This raises many questions, as this will take place in the very same universe as Batfleck.
Patty Jenkins is now filming the movie, Wonder Woman 1984 and Todd Phillips is also filming the Joker origin movie. Cathy Yan has been eyed for directing this film, and the script is by Christina Hodson. Warner Bros. has set a February 7, 2020, release date for the movie, Birds of Prey.