The president of Marvel, Kevin Feig who collaborated with the directors Billal Fallah and Adil El Arbi in several episodes of ‘Ms. Marvel‘, sent his feelings after the cancellation of ‘batgirl‘.
“My friends, I had to get in touch and let you know that we are all thinking of you two. Because of the wonderful news about the wedding (congratulations!) and the disappointing news about Batgirl. I’m so proud of you guys for all the amazing work you guys do and particularly on Ms. Marvel, of course! I can’t wait to see what comes next. you. Hope to see you soon.” Feige to the duo in an email.
Through Instagram Stories, El Arbi shared an image revealing the encounter between the heroine lived by Leslie Grace and the Batman of Michael Keaton.
The image was released shortly after the director showed a gift he got from Keaton: an autographed copy of the behind-the-scenes book of ‘Batman – The Return’.
“To Adil: Thank you, I had a great time!”wrote the actor in the autograph.
Check out the image shared by El Arbi:
Remembering that the Warner Bros. spent $90 million with production.
THE Variety learned from several cited sources that Warner Bros. Shelve Discovery’batgirl‘ – as well as an animated sequel to ‘Scooby!‘– will allow the studio reduce taxes on both movies. This would hypothetically allow the studio to recoup the costs of both projects as long as don’t monetize any of the movieseither releasing it on HBO Max or selling it to another studio.
Given recent reports on the company’s business decisions Warner Bros. Discoverywith the company reportedly looking to cut $3 billion from your budgetthat would explain the unprecedented cancellations.
The studio has already cut scripted programming on cable networks TNT and TBS in the US, going so far as to cancel series hours before the season premiere.
Still, the decision to cancel two high-profile films in the process — including a long-awaited adaptation of the DC universe — is still SHOCKING.
In addition to grace and Keaton, the cast would still have JK Simmons (James Gordon), Brendan Fraser (Firefly), Jacob Scipio (Anthony Bressi), Ivory Aquino (Alysia Yeoh), Rebecca Front, Corey Johnson and Ethan Kai.
Christina Hodson sign the script.