Batgirl Set Photos Reveal Ties To Batman V Superman


Production on DC’s Batgirl is now underway, and some set photos have revealed its potential ties to previous DCEU films, in particular, Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice.

As reported by Comic Book, a set photo has teased a link to archvillain Lex Luthor and the Capitol Hill bombing that he orchestrated.

This took place in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Batgirl set photo reveals a possible link to prominent archvillain Lex Luthor and Batman V Superman

Joss Whedon Batgirl

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The photo shows an edition of the Gotham Tattler, with the cover story being that that Luthor is appealing his prison sentence.

Though interestingly, Luthor’s name is misspelt on the magazine cover.

The cover also mentions witness testimonies from those who survived the Capitol Building attack.

Luthor’s last on-screen appearance was a cameo in Zack Snyder’s Justice League.

Could this be foreshadowing that Jesse Eisenberg’s Lex Luthor will be making a return in Batgirl?

Starring Leslie Grace as Barbara Gordon/Batgirl, J.K. Simmons will reprise his role as Barbara’s father Commissioner Gordon.

Michael Keaton will once again reprise his role as Bruce Wayne/Batman.

Brendan Fraser will portray the film’s antagonist Firefly, while Jacob Scipio, Rebecca Front, Corey Johnson, and Ethan Kai round out the rest of the film’s cast.

Bilall Fallah and Adil El Arbi will be in the directors’ chairs, working from a script penned by Christina Hodson.

What do you make of this news?

Do you think Lex Luthor will reappear in the DCEU?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.


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