Brendan Fraser makes his way (again) to the DC Universe as part of the new one Batgirl Film, deadline announced on Monday.
We don’t know exactly who Fraser is playing yet, but Deadline says they are mummy The actor could play the Batman villain Firefly. Firefly is a pyromaniac named Garfield Lynns. After Lynns was badly burned in an accident, a chemical fire he started, Lynns builds a fireproof suite to help him in his efforts to burn Gotham City to the ground.
Batgirl Directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, the duo behind them Bad boys for life. The film will be Leslie Grace (In the heights) as Barbara Gordon, the alter ego of this version of Batgirl. While this will be the first time Fraser has hit the big screen in the DC Universe, he’s been on the small screen for several years Doom Patrol. Fraser plays Cliff Steele, also known as Robotman, in the series that began in 2019.
This new role as a possible villain in Batgirl is the latest in a long line of casting announcements for Fraser. He will star in Darren Aronofsky’s upcoming film The whale, as well as a supporting role in Martin Scorsese’s Killer of the flower moon, as well as roles in Behind the curtain of the night, and brothers.
The release date for Batgirl hasn’t been announced yet, but the film will be available upon release on HBO Max.