The news that there will be a feature project on a Harley Quinn movie was first reported by The Hollywood Reporter. David Ayer, the filmmaker who directed Warner Bros.’Suicide Squad, is reuniting with Robbie, for Gotham City Sirens. The film is a feature project that will showcase the top female villains from the DC world. Thus, it would be needing other top actresses such as Robbie herself.
David Ayer also hinted that Catwoman will also be seen in the movie spin-off.
Moreover, The Hollywood Reporter recently claimed that Warner Bros. has also planned to make a spin-off of Will Smith’s character Deadshot which will the story of the origins of the character.
Megan Fox May Join Harley Quinn Movie
What great news would it be that Megan Fox is apparently chosen to join Robbie in the film? In fact, there is ample evidence that Fox may be chosen to play DC’s Poison Ivy in the said film.
Fan site Bleeding Cool reports that “[Fox] has expressed an interest in playing Poison Ivy before. That or Red Sonja.” The report states that Fox has been ordering specific comic books online. She was proven to have ordered pre-52 Harley Quinn comics that feature Poison Ivy. This was sent to her Warner Studios address.
In addition, the comics are Harley Quinn #14, #17 and #38. The first two feature early appearances of Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy together. The latter was all about Poison Ivy’s relationship with the Gotham City police.
Fox would be perfect for the role of Poison Ivy, a character portrayed by Uma Thurman in the Batman & Robin movie back in 1997. Fans hope that Fox would be the one to give life to the modern version of the villainess.
It is not yet determined if the other characters of Suicide Squad will feature in the plot. The spin-off is expected to hit cinemas before the Suicide Squad sequel.