Batgirl Audition Tapes

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.

In this edition, The Hollywood Reporter hosted a roundtable discussion with the buzzed about dramatic actors of television. Plus, director Brad Bird talks about directing, The Iron Giant and The Simpsons, and Conan revealed a reel of auditions from Jodie Foster, Tig Notaro and more for the upcoming DC Comics movie Batgirl. Read More »

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Who will DC’s Legends of Tomorrow be fighting in the fourth season? What does director James Gunn have to say about Ant-Man and the Wasp? What does Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld think about Donald Glover‘s animated series getting canceled? Did Laurence Fishburne spoil a detail about his character in Ant-Man and the Wasp? When is the first look at Young Justice: Outsiders coming? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Did you notice how a scene in Captain America: Civil War foreshadowed the deaths of Infinity War? Which characters is John Hodgman interested in playing in the MCU? Which superhero TV shows will be coming to San Diego Comic-Con this year? Would you like to see Jane Levy as Batgirl? What seeds does the quantum realm plant in Ant-Man and the Wasp? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

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Are you ready to wear the Iron Spider suit in PS4’s new Spider-Man game? Who is the least trustworthy cast member from Avengers: Infinity War? Want to see a new clip from Batman Ninja? Did you know the Iron Spider suit in Avengers: Infinity War is entirely a visual effect? Which director was approached for the Morbius, the Living Vampire movie?  All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »

Batgirl Movie Writer

After stalling out following Joss Whedon‘s departure from the project, the Batgirl movie is back on track with a new writer. Christina Hodson, who wrote the upcoming Transformers spinoff Bumblebee, will pen the film for Warner Bros. More on the new Batgirl movie writer below.

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Batgirl writers

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s news that Joss Whedon is leaving Warner Bros. and DC Comics’ Batgirl movie, two acclaimed female writers are looking to fill the now-vacated writing slot. Roxane Gay and Hope Larson separately chimed in on Twitter that they’re ready to dive in and take over should DC come calling, and here’s the weird part: a DC executive actually responded to one of them. Learn more about the would-be Batgirl writers below.
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Joss Whedon Won’t Direct ‘Batgirl’ Film After All

Joss Whedon Batgirl

Joss Whedon‘s Batgirl is no more. After moving from Marvel Studios to Warner Bros. and DC last year in the hopes of writing and directing a movie based on Barbara Gordon (aka Batgirl), the writer/director has officially exited the project, leaving it without a filmmaker at the moment. Read Whedon’s comments about parting ways with the film below.
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