Joss Whedon , the writer-director behind Marvel blockbusters The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron to Direct Standalone ‘Batgirl Film for DC.
Whedon is nearing a deal to write, direct, and produce an untitled Batgirl pic for Warner Bros. as part of its DC Extended Universe.
Batgirl is one of the most popular superheroes , depicted as female counterparts to the superhero Batman, but has never gotten her own movie. The project will also feature other characters from the world of Gotham.
the other Warner Bros.’ DC Extended Universe films are Wonder Woman; Justice League, debuting Nov. 17, and Aquaman.