Abbey Lee (“Mad Max: Fury Road”) and Alona Tal (“Supernatural”) are rumored to be the front runners to play DC Comics heroine Black Canary in the upcoming DC Extended Universe films starting with Zack Snyder’s “Justice League”.
Latino Review broke the news, saying that the studio has big plans for the character following her “Justice League” introduction which could include a “Birds of Prey” film.
Said film would likely incorporate characters like Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn and a yet to be officially cast Batgirl/Oracle which “The Hunger Games” actress Jena Malone has been linked to.
Caity Lotz and Katie Cassidy have portrayed the Black Canary role over the last three seasons of The CW’s “Arrow”. In related news, what is said to be the Wonder Woman logo being used by Gal Gadot’s character in both the upcoming “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and the just started production “Wonder Woman” movie has gone online via SHH.