First Trailer For Cartoon Network’s DC Super Hero Girls

Cartoon Network and DC Entertainment have shared the first trailer for the upcoming animated series, DC Super Hero Girls, premiering on March 8th. The series follows the adventures of Wonder Woman, Batgirl, Supergirl, and their colorful cast of fellow heroes and villains. Saving the day is super easy when you’re a Super Hero. But stopping evil in its tracks while keeping up grades and managing … Continue reading First Trailer For Cartoon Network’s DC Super Hero Girls

Ella Jay Basco Cast in Birds of Prey

Variety is reporting that newcomer Ella Jay Basco (Veep) is in final talks to portray Cassandra Cain, aka Orphan, in the upcoming DC adaptation, Birds of Prey. In the movie, Harley Quinn, Huntress, and Black Canary team up to protect Cassandra, the daughter of David Cain and Lady Shiva, from the terrifying mobster, Black Mask. Cathy Yan is set to direct, with the film currently releasing … Continue reading Ella Jay Basco Cast in Birds of Prey

Ewan McGregor Cast in Birds of Prey

As has been rumored for quite some time, multiple outlets are reporting that Ewan McGregor (Christopher Robin) has been cast in the role of frequent Batman rogue, Roman Sionis, aka Black Mask. Black Mask is a frequent villain of the Dark Knight, having even been behind the murder of Stephanie Brown during her tenure as Robin. McGregor joins a cast that includes Margot Robbie reprising … Continue reading Ewan McGregor Cast in Birds of Prey

Rosie Perez Cast in Birds of Prey

According to The Wrap, Rosie Perez (White Men Can’t Jump) will portray Detective Renee Montoya in the upcoming Birds of Prey film from director Cathy Yan. She joins  Jurnee Smollett-Bell and Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Black Canary and Huntress, respectively, as well as Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn. Renee Montoya was first introduced in Batman: The Animated Series and has gone to become quite the fan-favorite throughout DC Comics, … Continue reading Rosie Perez Cast in Birds of Prey

Birds of Prey Lineup Confirmed

The Wrap has confirmed that an earlier rumor regarding the lineup of director Cathy Yan’s upcoming Birds of Prey movie was fairly spot-on. The team’s lineup will consist of Black Canary, Huntress, Cassandra Cain, Renee Montoya, and Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn. It’s currently not known whether Montoya will be The Question in the film, or a detective. The villain of the piece is expected to be Cassandra Cain’s … Continue reading Birds of Prey Lineup Confirmed

First Look at DC Super Hero Girls

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Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network have unveiled a first look at the upcoming DC Super Hero Girls animated series. The series boasts “fresh character designs” from Emmy Award-winning producer Lauren Faust, whose previous work includes the likes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, and Super Best Friends Forever, from the old DC Nation block.

What started as a series of webisodes for DC Animation has grown to become a wildly successful toy franchise, and direct-to-DVD animated movie series, and now has the chance to grow beyond even that. Proving that there’s absolutely a market for superheroes with young girls. Hit the jump to read the full synopsis.

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Has Lindsey Morgan Auditioned to Play Batgirl?

If rumors are to be believed, Lindsey Morgan (The 100) has officially auditioned for the role of Barbara Gordon, aka Batgirl, and is now simply waiting on final word from producers. The original news is a bit dated, as it was reported the auditioned happened a little over a month ago, but with the recent push for Batgirl’s introduction in Birds of Prey, it’s likely … Continue reading Has Lindsey Morgan Auditioned to Play Batgirl?

Cathy Yan to Direct Birds of Prey Film

Warner Bros. has announced that it’s tapped up and coming director Cathy Yan to direct their live-action Birds of Prey film, according to Deadline, making her the first female Asian director ever tapped to direct a superhero film. The project features the return of Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn, but the rest of the group is still up in the air, though it’s likely that Batgirl was be … Continue reading Cathy Yan to Direct Birds of Prey Film