On today’s podcast, we talk Joss Whedon’s thoughts on Batgirl, plus a new Supergirl trailer, plus listener questions on Justice League, and Black Mask.
Joss Whedon talks a little about his potential Batgirl movie- Variety on Twitter
- On Batgirl movie – “I have so many things to say about her. I’m very excited to see a girl in the cowl.”
- On casting – “No, I don’t have my eye on anybody. I’m creating this character, I’m in a dialogue with her and then we’ll see who joins that later on.
- Possible names – “I doubt it’ll be a name. I think this is somewhere where you go and find Batgirl and then you cast her.”
- He’s not against movie stars, but he could cast an unknown
- Whedon called Kevin Feige “a couple months ago” to see if he was OK with him doing a Batgirl movie – The Hollywood Reporter
- “He called a couple months ago, which he didn’t have to do and was super cool of him and super nice of him,” said Feige. “And we couldn’t be more supportive. We want to see a Joss Whedon Batgirl film be awesome.”
Supergirl releases new “Ace Reporter” extended trailer – The CW on YouTube
- Looks like a lot of Queen Rhea
- Alien president
- Somebody figures out her secret identity.
- Cadmus? How involved are they?
Twitter question from callmesammy @ShamimMondal5 – “I think the #JusticeLeague film will kinda follow in the footsteps of the animated JL War film.. Thoughts on that?”
- Justice League: War is based off of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee’s Justice League: Origin, the start of the New 52
- Team formation
- General framework
Twitter question from @BobbyClaus1 – “what do you think of Mads Mikkelsen as Black Mask”
- Mads Mikkelsen – Galen Erso in Rogue One, Kaecilius in Doctor Strange
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