Today saw the release of story rumors concerning DC’s upcoming film, Birds of Prey. As has been confirmed, the movie will feature Huntress, Black Canary, Harley Quinn, Cassandra Cain, and the crime boss Black Mask.
The rumor about the characters goes that
- Black Canary is a singer who fights crime during the night
- Huntress is a hitman for Black Mask, and leaves once she discovers he is the one who murdered her family.
- Harley is trying to move forward in her life after leaving the Joker(referenced, but no on-screen appearance)
- Renee is following Canary and Huntress due to their body count
According to the rumor, the team will not be formed at the beginning of the film and it will be Cassandra Cain who brings them together toward the end of the second act. The narrative also appears to lean toward uneasy allies a la the Avengers or the Defenders, at least initially. There is also rumor of a cameo in the film, yet unknown.