The Birds of Prey movie has wrapped filming. Or, to be more correct, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) has wrapped filming, as the upcoming DC Movie is technically titled. The film is a female-centric spinoff starring Margot Robbie, reprising her role as Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad. The story finds Harley teaming up with a band of female heroes to take on Ewan McGregor’s villainous Black Mask.
Birds of Prey was one of a number of DC movies in development, but Robbie’s enthusiasm for the project spurred it into production ahead of Suicide Squad 2 and a planned Joker/Harley Quinn spinoff that may or may not ever get made. Robbie produced Birds of Prey and helped select the film’s director, indie filmmaker Cathy Yan. Bumblebee scribe Christina Hodson wrote the screenplay, and the ensemble is as follows: