Leslie Grace was set to debut as Barbara Gordon aka Batgirl within the HBO Max movie Batgirl directed by the tag crew directing duo of Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah and written by Christina Hodson. Despite this film being the primary time Barbara Gordon was getting her personal headlining highlight within the live-action world and the film bringing again Michael Keaton as Bruce Wayne/Batman, the movie was canceled as a part of Warner Bros. Discovery’s new technique for releasing content material. Meaning they thought it would not make them cash in a theatrical launch and on HBO Max simply wasn’t going to chop it.
The information was clearly unhappy for followers who had been excited to see Grace and Keaton pair up. It’s particularly unhappy given how good Hodson’s script was for Birds of Prey. But it additionally has been a tough time for the solid and creatives behind the movie. Now, Babs herself, Grace has posted on Instagram, giving followers a number of behind-the-scenes seems to be from the film.
The pictures embrace a number of seems to be at Grace as Barbara Gordon together with her crimson wig on, what seems to be like black make-up round her eyes which means that her Batgirl would have been one other entry into my favourite facet of Batman lore: The make-up to make the masks work. Fans additionally bought a video of Grace singing as she’s placing on the costume and seemingly having a lot enjoyable on the set of the film.
Beyond Grace singing as she placed on her costume, followers additionally get a front-row present to the solid singing Nelly Furtado‘s “Promiscuous Girl”, and a whole-hearted try at twerking. Another video reveals a targeted Grace engaged on a shot behind the digicam.
The pictures which had been included within the put up additionally give a greater look at the hero that might have been in addition to Grace resting on set, and apparently, what seems to be a scene within the ill-fated film.
The behind-the-scenes look was accompanied with the caption under:
“Querida familia! On the heels of the recent news about our movie “Batgirl,” I am proud of the love, hard work and intention all of our incredible cast and tireless crew put into this film over 7 months in Scotland. I feel blessed to have worked among absolute greats and forged relationships for a lifetime in the process! To every Batgirl fan – THANK YOU for the love and belief, allowing me to take on the cape and become, as Babs said best, “my own damn hero!” #Batgirl for life! 🦇”
Batgirl was going to be an thrilling new journey into the world of the DCEU; within the wake of its cancellation, many causes have been given as to why Warner Bros Discovery shelved the film. However, optimistic followers nonetheless hope they get to see Grace’s tackle the character indirectly.
Check out the behind-the-scenes look under: