The DC live-action universe has had its share of highs and lows, however there’s one character that Warner Bros. is placing critical inventory in: Harley Quinn. Margot Robbie’s hilarious villain debuted in David Ayer’s Suicide Squad, and he or she’ll reprise her function in that film’s sequel, in addition to Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). Robbie can be a producer on the upcoming blockbuster, and he or she just lately defined why she loves taking part in the character a lot.
Harley Quinn was the clear scene stealer in Suicide Squad, and one of many facets of that villain-centric film that actually labored. Birds of Prey started growth shortly thereafter, and Margot Robbie will play Harley for the third in in James Gunn’s reinvention The Suicide Squad. Clearly she’s acquired a relationship with the character, just lately sharing why she’s a lot enjoyable to play. As Robbie put it,
Sounds about proper. While taking part in the identical character time and again could be repetitive for some, Harley Quinn’s nature will not let that occur. She’s unpredictable and psychotic, so her narrative potentialities really feel infinite.
Margot Robbie’s feedback to Variety explains why the Once Upon A Time in Hollywood actress has spent a lot time with Harley Quinn. She brings one thing distinctive as a comic book e-book character, largely as a result of she’s a non-superpowered villain. She’s additionally mentally unstable, and suffers from psychotic delusions. Harley’s headspace is a wild place to be in, and one that can hold Robbie on her toes for the foreseeable future.
While Harley was a spotlight of Suicide Squad, audiences ought to get a deeper look into Harley’s thoughts with Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). As the lengthy subtitle suggests, the upcoming film is instructed largely by way of her perspective. The trailer teased one thing excessive and colourful, together with a Marilyn Monroe impressed musical quantity for Margo Robbie’s femme fatale.
In addition to starring in Birds of Prey, Margot Robbie can be a producer on the mission. Her manufacturing firm LuckyChap Entertainment is listed under DC Films, so clearly she’s been intimately concerned within the crafting of the blockbuster. In reality, Robbie just lately defined how Cathy Yan’s imaginative and prescient was what acquired her the directing gig.
It’s been just a few years since Harley Quinn was on the massive display screen, so DC followers are little question excited for Birds of Prey‘s launch subsequent month. The film will give her a set of feminine pals, together with iconic characters like Black Canary, Huntress, Renee Montoya, and Cassandra Cain. Additionally, it will pit her towards Gotham City villains Black Mask and Victor Zsasz.
Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) will arrive in theaters on February seventh. In the meantime, try our 2020 launch listing to plan your subsequent journey to the flicks.