‘Batgirl’ Movie: Plot, Cast and 2022 Release Date Revealed

It’s a superhero world and we all live in it – or so the saying should go considering how many big-screen comic book adaptations we’re coming up with these days.

Yet these beloved franchises continue to surprise us with new (and arguably better) offerings – for example: Bat girl.

Yes, DC Comics is reviving the iconic character in a 2022 movie remake starring the formidable Leslie Grace as Barbara Joan Gordon.

And while we still have a bit of a wait ahead of us before we see her slay the streets of Gotham, the latest preview has, well, stung our interest increased tenfold.

Here, everything we know (so far) about Bat girl.


What is the plot of bat girl?

Going through the previews so far, bat girl will follow Barbara Gordon in her early days as she becomes his infamous Batgirl alias.

Although little more of the story is known, Leslie Grace said SHE In the United States, the scenario would be “crazy and dark”.

“I can’t say much about what she’s going to do, but Batgirl is becoming her own hero,” she said, adding, “She feels like people underestimate her as a Barbara Gordon, and I understand that.”

In January, Grace shared the first film yet where she can be seen in character. Wearing a midnight blue suit with gold trim and this infamous mask, she looks powerful as ever.

“I’m using their expectations against them. It will be their weakness. Not mine. Let them all underestimate me… And when their guard is down and their pride rises, let me kick their ass. – Batgirl, Year One,” Grace wrote in the Twitter post.

Who is in the cast of bat girl?

Alongside Leslie Grace as Batgirl, JK Simmons (a DC franchise stalwart) will reprise his role as Commissioner James Gordon, Batgirl’s father.

Meanwhile, Brendan Fraser of Mummy will play the villainous Firefly, by Deadline. Jacob Scipio of bad boys for life fame has also been cast, although her role has yet to be revealed.

When bat girl to be freed?

Although there is no set release date for bat girl for now, the movie is slated for release sometime in 2022. Fingers crossed, it’s sooner rather than later!

where can you watch bat girl?

bat girl will be released via HBO Max, which means for us here in Australia, BINGE is most likely to host the brand new feature film.

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Andrea G. Henderson